Ajmer is notorious as one of the most pious cities and a venue of spiritual and cultural harmony all over the world, the city enjoys the distinction of being the prime destination of people who have a staunch faith, whether they are Hindus, the worshiper of the Lord Brahma or be they Muslims, coming to visit the mighty court of “Gharib Nawaz” and pray with a whole heart.
It doesn’t matter if you are a believer or have no religious affiliations; a visit to Ajmer-e-Sharif is for everyone. The Dargah of Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chisti is dedicated to the Sufi saint and is known to fulfil the wishes of people who visit.
The ether around is perky with devotion letting you experience serenity.
Ajmer Sharif or Dargah Sharif is the shrine of the Sufi saint Moinuddin Chishti, located in Ajmer, Rajasthan. It has the severity of the revered saint, making it one of the most visited and sacred shrines. Ajmer Sharif is rich in Sufism belief!
The shrine as it is
The main gate to the shrine is known as the Nizam gate, followed by the Shahjahani gate which was erected by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. Then, it is followed by the Buland Darwaza upon which is hoisted the Urs flag which signifies the beginning of the death anniversary rituals.
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Taragarh Fort: a must-visit place
The gigantic fort stands guarding the city. It has six gates. The fort also has Miran Sahebki Dargha who laid down his life in an encounter. It gives a panoramic view of the city situated in Nagpahari of Aravalli ranges, this fort has enormous archaeological and historical importance.
A complete view of the city from Taragarh Fort
The other things
While talking about Ajmer, apart from Ajmer Dargah there is a lot more to it. Tugged beautifully on the rugged Aravalli ranges, Ajmer is a bustling city with chaotic markets and unending traffic that portray a beautiful picture of Muslim architecture. In spite of being the most sacred of all Muslim pilgrimage places in India, tourists from different cultures, communities, religions and races visit the city to pay homage to the shrine. Ajmer attractions vary from pilgrim spots to lakes and from forts to museums. Again, its marketplace with age-old shops selling Rajasthani handicrafts and delicacies is a delight to every tourist’s eye.
Beautifully on the rugged Aravalli ranges
Before planning a trip, you must make a detailed list of places to visit in Ajmer. Some of the significant sites here are: