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Ganderbal Aug 23【KNZ】:The Annual Urs of Hazrat Sayed Gulistan Sahab,(RA) was observed with religious fervour and enthusiasm in DudKant Area of Arch In Central Kashmir Ganderbal District.

Hundrends of devotees from different parts of the district thronged to Dudkant village to participate in popular Urs in Ganderbal.

Devotees said Hazrat Gulistan Sahab (RA) was one of the most revered saint in Kashmir and was one among 700 Sadats who then accompanied Hazrat Mir syed Ali Hamdani (RA).

Devotees said he travelled far and wide in the valley, relieving people of evils and myths. He became instrumental in guiding thousands to the stages of spiritual domain and had huge number of followers.

“We are blessed to have have his shrine in the village .In his memory we have also built a School .Which has imparted education to thousands of students .”
They added.

One of the devotee Of Dudkant village Abdul Khaliq said “The Urs in Dudkant village symbolises our tradition, social values and brotherhood .Every year we gather here and pray for well being of Kashmir .”

The devotees offered special prayers at the shrine which resounded with recitations of verses of Holy Quran.KNZ