Hafiz Mirza Nasir Ahmad

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The Third Caliph

Reign1965 - 1982
PredecessorHazrat Mirza Bashiruddin Mahmud Ahmad
SuccessorHazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad

Hazrat Hafiz Mirza Nasir Ahmadrh, (1909-1982) was the third Caliph of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.

The son of the second Caliph, Hazrat Mirza Bashiruddin Mahmud Ahmad, Nasir's early life combined secular and religious education: he memorised the entire Quran before completing a bachelors degree and enrolling at the University of Oxford,  where he graduated with an MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics. On returning to Pakistan, Hazrat Mirza Nasir Ahmad served as a professor at the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community's theological institute, Jamia Ahmadiyya Rabwah. He was elected the third Caliph in 1965. 

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