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Pir Haji Ali Shah Bukhari (R.A.)
Haji Ali Dargah is one of the most popular religious
places in Mumbai, visited by people of all religions alike. Haji Ali Dargah is one of India’s most famous
and prestigious landmarks situated about 500 yards from the Mumbai
shoreline in the middle of the Arabian Sea off Lala Lajpatrai Marg.
The structure was erected on a set of high rising rocks and was
given its present day shape in the early 19th century
after the Trust was legally formed as an entity in 1916.
Haji Ali Dargah is
the complex housing the tomb of the Muslim Saint Pir Haji Ali Shah Bukhari
(R.A.). Along with the
tomb, there is also a Masjid at Haji Ali. This monument has been
sentinel to the shores of Mumbai since a long time.
structure has white domes and minarets reminiscent with the
Mughal architecture of the period. The Dargah is a renowned
pilgrimage site among the Muslims. Non-Muslims are also allowed
to visit the Dargah. The white-coloured structure attracts
visitors in large numbers. About 10
- 15 thousand people visit the Dargah daily. The number of
visitors increases to 20 - 30 thousand, on Thursdays, Fridays
and Sundays. Lakhs of devotees visit the Dargah on the second
day of Ramadhan Eid and Bakri Eid (Eid-ul-Uzha), and during which
the pathway leading to the Dargah Complex looks like a Sea of
People from all parts of
the world without restrictions of caste, creed and religion
visit the Dargah to offer their prayers and for the fulfillment
of their wishes by the blessings of the Saint Pir Haji Ali Shah
Bukhari (R.A.). Some pray for wealth, others for health, children, marriages, etc. have their
wishes being granted at all the times.
(*- Mumbai Mirror Dec 31, 2010)
Dargah Ziyarat Timings 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
The URS (Death Anniversary) of Pir
Haji Ali Shah Bukhari (R.A.) is on the 16th of (Rabi-ul-Aakhir
/ Rabi-al-Thaany) (17th Shab). The Trust as per it's objects
performs all necessary rituals as per Islamic traditions and
distributes Niyaaz (Food / Sweets) to all devotees, visitors and
special program of Milad and prayers is held on the 16th of every
Islamic Month after Namaaz-e-Isha (17th Shab) in remembrance of
the URS of Pir Haji Ali Shah Bukhari (R.A.). The Trust
distributes Niyaaz to all present.
In celebration of
Eid-E-Milad-un-Nabi - 12th Rabi-al Awal (Birth Anniversary of
Prophet Mohamed (S.A.W.S.), the Trust organizes a function for
viewing the sacred relics of Prophet Mohamed (S.A.W.S.) post Namaaz-e-Zuhr.
Prayers are recited (Fateha) at sunset (Maghrib) and Niyaaz is
Dargah Trust goes Online for Donations
trustees of Haji Ali Dargah Trust have taken one more step
forward for providing facilities to the devotees of Pir Haji Ali
Shah Bukhari, especially the ones who can't make it on their own
or those who are far away. The Trust has launched the capability
for devotees and visitors to make online donations using their
VISA or Master Card through a secure platform.
Thank you to one and all
The Trustees of Haji Ali Dargah Trust
sincerely thank all patrons, devotees and visitors of Pir Haji Ali Shah Bukhari for their magnanimous donations,
contributions, aid and forthcoming support to the Haji Ali
Dargah Trust and also
Haji Ali Dargah, the tomb of their favourite saint into the Top
Seven Wonders of Mumbai.