Pak pilgrims attend Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Allauddin (RA)
KARACHI: A group of 152 Pakistani pilgrims are currently visiting Kalyar Sharif in the Indian state of Uttarakhand to participate in the annual Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Allauddin Ali Ahmed Sabir (RA) which will continue by 7 December 2017.
According to statement issued from High Commission for Pakistan New Delhi, the pilgrims, accompanied by officials of the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Pakistan High Commission, laid the traditional sheet at the saint’s mazar and offered Fateha. They also met Sajjada Nasheen Shah Mansoor Aijaz Sabri and Ali Aijaz Sabri and thanked them for the facilitation.
The visit of this batch of the Pakistani pilgrims follows the group of 84 pilgrims who visited Sirhand Sharif for the annual Urs of Sheikh Ahmed Farooqi Sirhindi, Mujaddid Alif Sani, from 16-23 November 2017.
Meanwhile, a group of 119 Hindu pilgrims is visiting Pakistan on the occasion of Shree Katas Raj Dham from 1-7 December 2017. Earlier, 107 Hindu pilgrims visited Pakistan to attend the 309th birthday celebration of Shiv Avtari Satguru Sant Shadaram Sahib at Sukkur from 19-30 November 2017. —PPI