Bhaderwah, November 25
The annual Urs of Sofi Saint Abu Sakinder Ali Shah Bhagdadi Sahib (RTA) was celebrated with religious fervour in Bhaderwah wherein hundreds thronging the shrine at Masjid Mohalla and paid homage to Abu Sakinder Ali Shah Bhagdadi Sahib (RA) on Urs where special prayers were also organised by the management committee led by Nazir Ahmed Zargar, Mohd Ayoub Khan, Mohd Shafi Rafeqi, Shabir Ahmed Khateb, Mohd Shafi Akhnoon, Akhter Hussain Lone and others.
The proceedings of the Urs got underway with the recitation of verses from Holy Quran followed by Naat Sharief. People belonging to various walks of life paid rich tributes to the saint for his meritorious services for the welfare of humanity and promotion of Islamic teachings.
Every year thousands of devotees from all walks of life and different religions and regions throng the famous shrine of Abu Sakinder Ali Shah in Bhaderwah to pay their reverence to the pious saint and seek his blessings.