SRINAGAR: J&K Muttihida Majlis-e-Ulema (MMU) Chief and Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, on Saturday paid glowing tributes to Hazrat Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA) on his annual Urs.
In a statement issued here, Mirwaiz termed Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA) as a great spiritual and religious leader who has always been revered and respected by the people of Kashmir and the Muslim Ummah. He said the teachings of prominent religious figure brought a spiritual revolution in Kashmir by imparting the principals of Islam and bringing in reforms in the society in tandem with the Islamic principles.
As per the programme, Mirwaiz will deliver a sermon at the shrine of Sheikh Syed Abdul Qadir Jilan(RA) at Khanyar after Dhur (afternoon) prayers on Sunday and will shed light on the life, teachings and contributions of the revered personality of Islam.
In this connection, the shrine administration has given final shape to the arrangements made for the visiting devotees, the statement said.