Around 1600AD, a physician by the name of Irfan Shaikh developed the water- pipe to revolutionize tobacco smoking. It was presented to the Mughal Emperor of India, Akbar I, as the must have treasure for the aristocracy. Smoking tobacco-molasses be- came popular throughout the rest of Asia. The middle east truly spread the trend of social smoke. As hookah smoking began to emerge in the new age, it became a popular sight in coves and bars. The culture of hookah spread over all borders; whether you call it nargile, shisha, gouza, tombac, tobacco, moassel, arghila, galyan, hubby bubbly, hafas or heekal.