Laxmi Dhaul

Published Works

THE DARGAH OF HAZRAT NIZAMUDDIN AULIYA
Published by Rupa & Co.

Located in Delhi, Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya’s Dargah is one of the most venerated Sufi shrines iIndia. Millions of people of all faiths visit his Dargah each year. Devotees believe that the spiritual vibrations of the saint are palpable even to this day and that the saint will intercede on their behalf to present their wishes to the Almighty! Many flock there for the fulfilment of their wishes and boons (mannats) and others come to pay respect to a great and noble soul. Yet others come to listen to the qawaali singing or to visit the Dargah out of curiosity. Thousands assemble on the urs (death anniversary) of the saint, to commemorate his union with the Almighty.

This book will give you an idea of what to expect at the Dargah complex, especially if you are a first - time visitor or would like to know more about Sufism, the Saint and various monuments and tombs in the dargah.