Urs of Batmol Saeb celebrated in Srinagar

Urs of Batmol Saeb celebrated in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: The annual urs of Hazrat Sheikh Dawood Sahib (RA) popularly known as Batmol Saeeb was observed on Tuesday at his shrine located at Batmaloo area of Srinagar.
People from surrounding areas during the day kept visiting the shrine. Special prayers were held at the shrine and religious scholars threw light on the teachings of the saint.
The urs is mostly associated with winds and rains.
Locals during the urs make preparations of various vegetable variants along with boiled eggs and cheese and invite relatives to relish the delicacies. They desist from meat preparations during the urs.