Jammu and Kashmir, Feb 08 (ANI): People from different communities gathered at the shrine to celebrate the 46th Urs of Baji Ismail Sahib at the Jandi Morh area in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir. Thousands of devotees come from different parts of the country to pay their respects to the saint and seek his blessings. The sense of togetherness, love and respect was also seen among the people sharing meals on one large metal plate. The food is also believed to be a cure for diseases. Several arrangements were made for the people to offer prayers in the memory of the Saint. To mark the occasion, a speech on the history of shrine was also organized to spread awareness among the people. People also read religious texts and Quranic verses for spiritual peace. Such occasions help maintain unity and peace across a diverse country like India.
Bareilly, Jan 21 (ANI): The city of Bareilly located in India’s northern state of Uttar Pradesh recently observed the Urs of Sharafat miya. It was attended by thousands of devotees who came from different parts of the country to pay their respects to the saint, and seek his blessings. Sharafat miya was a revered Sufi saint in the region, who preached the teachings of unity, peace and harmony among the people. The city of Bareilly is known for its rich culture and heritage, especially the Ganga-Jamuni Tehzeeb or the culture of religious harmony. The mausoleum is respected by one and all, as it is believed that Allah answers all prayers and wishes.Sufism in India stands for goodwill and unity among the people. An example of it was well witnessed here.