Ajmer Sharif Dargah
Ajmer Sharif Dargah, Ajmer Dargah, Ajmer Sharif or Dargah Sharif could be a sufi shrine (Dargah) of sufi saint, Moinuddin Chishti settled at Ajmer, Rajasthan, India. The shrine has the grave (Maqbara) of the revered saint, Moinuddin Chisti. The dargah of Moinuddin Chishti (Gharib Nawaz -Benefactor of the Poor), is a global waqf, associate degree Moslem mortmain managed by the Dargah Khwaja Saheb Act, 1955 of the govt. of Bharat. Ajmer Sharif Dargah is two kilometres (1.2 mi) removed from the most central Ajmer depot and set at the foot of the Taragarh hill, and consists of many white marble buildings organized around 2 courtyards, together with a colossal gate given by the Nizam of Hyderabad and therefore the Akbari place of worship, designed by the Mughal emperor Emperor.
It contains the vaulted spot of the saint. Akbar and his queen accustomed come back here by foot on journey from urban center per annum in observance of a vow once he prayed for a son. the massive pillars known as “Kose (‘Mile’) Minar”, erected at intervals of 2 miles (3 km) on the complete manner between urban center and Ajmer mark the places wherever the royal pilgrims halted a day. it’s been calculable that around a hundred and fifty,000 pilgrims visit the location a day. the most gate to the shrine is that the Nizam Gate, followed by the Shahjahani Gate, erected by the Mughal emperor Emperor. successively it’s followed by the Buland Darwaza, designed by swayer Mahmood Khilji, upon that is hoisted the urs flag, marking the start of the death day rituals. The urs for Moinuddin Chishti is widely known per annum on the sixth and seventh of Rajab.
The dargah (shrine) of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti is a global wakf(endowment), managed beneath The Dargah Khwaja Saheb Act, 1955 of presidency of Bharat. The Dargah Committee, appointed by the govt., takes care of the upkeep of the shrine, and runs charitable establishments like dispensaries, and guest homes for the devotees however don’t care take the rituals of the most shrine (Mazar sharif/Astana e Alia) that is beneath the custody of hereditary monks referred to as Khadims. Dewan Syed Zainul Abedin is that the direct descendant within the twenty second generation of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. Meanwhile, in keeping with the Supreme Court of Bharat he’s the Hereditary Sajjadanashin religious Head of the shrine of Ajmer Dargah. On the opposite hand, within the facet of tribe lineage (family tree), presently he’s the foremost direct descendant of Khawaja Moinuddin Chishti. he’s the successor of Khwaja Gareeb Nawaz.