He was born in 1884 in Bankot, India and came to Cape Town in 1907 in search of his brothers. He subsequently stayed at the Habibia Darbar, and became the mureed and khalifa of Hazrath Moulana Abdul Latief Qadi RA.
After the demise of his murshid, he continued the traditions of the complex and invited people to take part in its various activities, which continued to flourish. he passed away in 1356 AH (1937) and was buried outside the mazaar of Moulana Abdul Latief Qadi RA.
After his demise, Hazrath Imam Abdul Kariem Kagee Siddiqi RA was given the task of administering the Darbar.