Dargah Shariff

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  • Address: Dargah Sharif, Bagh-e-Khadijah, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-1452622173
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Outdoors, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Architecture

The Dargah Sharif or the Ajmer Sharif is a Sufi shrine of the great Moinuddin Chisti, who is also known to be the spiritual mentor of Emperor Akbar and had blessed him with his sons. This shrine is popularly known as the Khwaja Garib Nawaz Dargah Sharif. This shrine is a very popular tourist place not only for the Muslims but for people of all religions mostly for its historical significance and its popularity. The shrine is located at Ajmer in Rajasthan, India.

The main gate of the shrine is known as the Nizam Gate which is followed by the Shahjahani Gate. This gate is said to have been made by Emperor Shah Jahan and thus the name. This gate is again followed by the Buland Darwaza. This is the place where the Urs flag is hoisted. It is to mark the beginning of the main festival here. The Urs Festival is celebrated on the 6th and 7th Rajab.

The architecture of the shrine is in a typical Islamic or the Mughaliya style. The shrine is full white in color and has a dome and minarets on the four sides of the dome. The main attractions here are the Kalandars from Mehrauli. They are called the friends of Garib Nawaz and come here from Delhi every year. They come here walking all the way. They offer colorful ‘Chadders’ with gold and silver threads and many more.

The affairs of the shrine are all authorized by the government under The Dargah Khwaja Saheb Act, 1955. The committee here appointed by the government manages and looks after everything starting from donations, maintenance, running charitable institutions such as dispensaries, guest houses, etc.

  • Other contact number: +91-9829070786.
  • Photography is not allowed here inside.
  • Footwear is not allowed inside the shrine.
  • Maintain silence inside the Dargah.

  • The nearest airport is the Jaipur International Airport.
  • The nearest railway station is the Ajmer Dargah Junction Station.

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  • Dargah Shariff Address: Dargah Sharif, Bagh-e-Khadijah, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India
  • Dargah Shariff Contact Number: +91-1452622173
  • Dargah Shariff Timing: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Dargah Shariff Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Dargah Shariff(preferred time): 08:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Dargah Shariff: 00:45 Mins
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  • Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dargah_Sharif
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  • 95% of people who visit Ajmer include Dargah Shariff in their plan

  • 61.17% of people start their Dargah Shariff visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Dargah Shariff

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

91.61% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dargah Shariff

People normally club together Akbari Masjid and Shah Jahan's Mosque while planning their visit to Dargah Shariff.

People also prefer to start their day with Dargah Shariff.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • In terms of ambience,it is an excellemt place.This place has a lot of spiritual and historical value attached to it.But It is too crowded and not so clean and well maintained.

  • The place where i have visited more and more time Hazarat Khawaja Moinuddin Chisty Sanjari Ajmeri( R A) Alias Khawaja Garib Nawaz The most peaceful place i have visited in my life people from all religions come there and get peace of mind

  • Dargah of HAZRAT KHAWAJA MOINUDDIN CHISHTI R.A. urf KHAWAJA GARIB NAWAZ R.A. Is a world famous place in India situated in ajmer Famous for Unity people from all religion Hindu Muslim Sikh Christians and many other comes here to feel the sufiest feeling of this dargah and for taking blessings from KHAWAJA GARIB Nawaz. Best place in the World....

  • Sultan ul Hind KHAWAJA E KHAWAJGAN

  • Hindal wali.. Hazrat khaja Ajmeri R A Ghareeb Nawaz.. we can got anything here by blessings of KGN.. RA

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