Faraizi Movement [1830-57]
- Faraizi Movement was started in East Bengal.
- The founder of this movement was Haji Shariatullah.
His movement basically targeted the most depressed class of the Muslims.
- He asked them to give up un-Islamic customs and practices and to act upon the commandments of the religion called Faraiz or duties.
- He died in 1840.
His son Muhammad Mohsin, known as Dadhu Mian, succeeded Haji Shariatullah.
- He died in 1860.