Ajmer shrine

Ajmer Sharif Dargah’s head priest appoints son as successor, not allowed to enter shrine

Ajmer Sharif Dargah’s head priest appoints son as successor, not allowed to enter shrine

There was huge police presence at the shrine to control the crowd and prevent any untoward incident.

Mar 25, 2018, 13:56 PM IST

Experienced 'fire-like' energy in Kedarnath: Rahul Gandhi

Days after returning from a 57-day sabbatical, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is on Thursday undertook a yatra to Kedarnath.

Apr 24, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Two injured in firing incident outside Ajmer shrine

Two persons including a shooter were on Tuesday injured in a firing incident at Darga-Bazar near the famous shrine of Khawaja Moinudeen Chisti's in Ajmer, police said.

Sep 02, 2014, 16:18 PM IST

Ajmer shrine offerings row: Zainul Abedin to get Rs 2cr/year, his son to be next Diwan

The decade-old dispute over the distribution of offerings made at Ajmer Shrine of the revered Sufi Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti has been resolved.

Aug 11, 2014, 15:23 PM IST

Ajmer shrine diwan should get Bharat Ratna: Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray lauded Diwan Zainul Abedin Ali Khan of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti dargah in Ajmer for showing courage in opposing the visit by Pakistan PM Raja Pervez Ashraf to the shrine on Saturday.

Mar 11, 2013, 11:50 AM IST

Ajmer shrine`s pir invites Pak PM to visit dargah

Bilal Chishti, the `Pir` of the famous Sufi shrine at Ajmer in India, called on Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Friday and invited him to visit the shrine.

Sep 01, 2012, 00:43 AM IST

Ajmer shrine receives Zardari`s $1 mn donation

Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari had offered prayers at Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti`s shrine on April 08 and announced USD 1 million donation.

Aug 17, 2012, 23:13 PM IST

PM to send chadar to Ajmer shrine

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will send a holy chadar to the Dargah of sufi saint Khawaja Moinuddin Chisti here on May 26.

May 23, 2012, 21:34 PM IST

Court seeks reply on Ajmer shrine`s administration

The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to the central government seeking an explanation on the appointment of a `nazim`.

Jul 20, 2011, 00:05 AM IST

Ajmer shrine security being beefed up

The Rajasthan state security agencies have been put on high alert and security strengthened at the famous dargah (shrine) of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer visited by millions after reports of lapses.

Jul 04, 2011, 18:21 PM IST

Sheikh Hasina prays at Ajmer shrine

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh
Hasina on Wednesday offered prayers at the shrine of Sufi saint
Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti here.

Jan 14, 2010, 00:38 AM IST

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