Shab-e-Qadar celebrated across Kashmir with fervour
Srinagar, Jun 12: Shab-e-Qadar, the night of power and blessings, was observed across Kashmir Valley with religious fervour with Dargah Hazratbal and historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar witnessing largest congregations of devotees.
As part of the festivities, people thronged mosques and shrines across the Valley last night for prayers and recitation of the Quran as the holy month of Ramazan enters its last leg.
Along with the Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area of the city, scores of devout Muslims gathered at Hazratbal, Dast-e-Geer Sahib shrine, and other shrines and Khanqah’s across the Valley.
On Shab-e-Qadar– the 27th night of Ramazan– Muslims across the world perform night-long prayers to celebrate the first revelation of Holy Quran to Prophet Mohammad (SAW).
Preachers and religious scholars highlighted the teachings of Islam and various aspects of the life of the Prophet (SAW) and urged Muslims to follow the same.