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People of all faiths attend the Urs of Jaan Mohammad Sahib in Rajouri

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People of all faiths attend the Urs of Jaan Mohammad Sahib in Rajouri

People of all faiths attend the Urs of Jaan Mohammad Sahib in Rajouri

The shrine of Sufi saint Jaan Mohammad Sahib located in Jammu - Kashmir Rajouri town is an abode of peace and tranquillity.

Every year thousands of people irrespective of their caste and community throng the shrine to commemorate the death anniversary or Urs of the Sufi saint, who throughout his life spread the message of oneness and brotherhood.

As a part of the celebrations, Sufi scholars and Imams sermoned the public about the life, religious services, teachings and spiritual strength of the saint who devoted himself to the welfare of people.

Community Kitchen or Langar was also set up to serve a meal to the devotees irrespective of their caste or community.

Forming an integral part of Indian ethos for the last several centuries, even today the Sufi traditions play an important role in the lives of the people and connote them with an understanding of the world in all its spiritual dimensions.


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