Bowing down to Allah at Dastgeer Sahib on the occasion of Urs

Bowing down to Allah at Dastgeer Sahib on the occasion of Urs

Jammu and Kashmir News

Srinagar:  Dastgeer Sahib is a Sufi shrine of Sheikh Syed Abdul Qadir Jelani located in Khaniyar, Srinagar.

Kashmiri Muslims offer prayers during the holy month of fasting – Ramadan,  inside the shrine of Syed Abdul Qadir Geelani in Srinagar. Hundreds of devotees thronged the shrine housing the relic of the saint, during their 11-day festival to mark the saint’s Urs, or yearly. It is the center of the activity hub of the Khaniyar and is surrounded by a large market. On the Urs of the Gous E Azam thousands of people from all over Kashmir go there to pray to Allah and watch the ziyarat.

 

 

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