The 306th annual urs of Hazrat Sheikh-ul-Islam Moulana Mirza Akmal-ul-Din Beighkhan Badakshi (RA) was observed on Monday with the religious fervor and enthusiasm.
The grand event was held at the Dargah-e-Akmaliya Hawal in Shaher-e-Khaas. Hundreds of devotees including women and children, paid obeisance and offered special prayers at the shrine.
The urs started with recitations of verses of Holy Quran, which was followed by Duaiya Majlis. On the occasion, Mirwaiz–e-Kashmir Moulana Molvi Riyaz Ahmad Hamdani threw light on the life of the saint.