It is also reffered
as meeca of India & is the most sacred of all Muslim
pilgrimage in India.It has a prominent background of
royal dynasties.Even Akbar visited the tomb of Khwaja
on bare foot to pray for a son and the boon was granted
and the fame of Ajmer spread far and wide.Onwards then
it is reffered as a wish granting place. The entrance
to the complex is known as the Dargah Bazaar, it is
a high gateway that leads into the first courtyard.
The tomb is surrounded by silver railings & enshrined
in a adomed marble chamber in the centre of the second
courtyard near the magnificent & holy mosque of
Shah Jahan. Devotees sprinkle rose petals and water
over the grave when they pray here.
The tomb attracts hundreds of thousands of pilgrims,not
only muslims but a large number of hindus, every year
on the anniversary of the saint's death, the Urs, in
the 7th month of the lunar calendar. Sweetened rice
filled in degs(big earthen pots) is served to devotees
on this day of Urs.So if one wants to have peace and
harmony in his life then one has to visit this place
once in a lifetime.
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