The 803rd Urs celebrations of the revered saint Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisty of Ajmer, starting Monday, will be momentous affair this Year – thanks to US President Barack Obama.
A red coloured, richly embroidered ‘chadar’ (holy cloth) will be offered on Mr Obama’s behalf at the mausoleum of the Garib Nawaz on the inaugural day of the weeklong Urs, Haji Syed Salman Chishty, director of Ajmer’s Chishty Foundation, said.
The ‘chadar’ was solemnly handed over to Haji Chishty “on behalf of the US Government and Mr Obama by US ambassador Richard Verma, deputy chief of mission Micheal Pelletier and other officials on Friday morning, with a request to present it at the Ajmer Dargah Sharif.
Photo Source: Internet
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
Sign me up for the newsletter!
Notify me of follow-up comments by email.
Notify me of new posts by email.
Hero Electric Flash e-scooter now available at a starting price of INR 29,990*
Honda 2Wheelers concludes biggest ever road safety campaign
Panasonic’s Built-In Heater Washing Machine Range Now Available On Amazon
IKEA India launches its online store in Pune
Punit Sood appointed as the Head of RBS India
2014 The Global Indian New Network (TGINN)