Makhdoom Bilawal Bin Jam Hassan Samo (Sindhi: مخدوم بلاول بن جام حسن سمو), ‘(Born 1451 AD/ 856 AH Sindh) was a notable sufi saint, philosopher and poet from Sindh province, Pakistan. He is also referred as Makhdum Bilal or Bilali Makhdum.
Life of Makhdoom Bilawal
Bilawal was ordered to be crushed alive in a seed grinder after the Battle of Talti for opposing the conquest of Sindh by Arguns on the time period of 30 Safar 929AH/1522 AD.
He said poems in Persian and Sindhi languages.One of his Persian Quatrain reads as follows:
Surrender yourself to God
Lose your will into His
Self-assertion is blasphemy
Shun the Self and merge into Him
Shrine of Makhdum Bilawal
His shrine is at ‘Baghban’ near the town of Dadu Sindh, Pakistan. According article of Nadeem Wagan, the mosque at his tomb was built by one of his devotees Sardar Mahboob Khan Wagan (Chief Sardar of Wagan Tribe).