Urs of Shah Latif Bhitai from Saturday


HYDERABAD: The celebrations of 274 Urs of great mystic saint and poet Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai will begin at Bhit Shah on Saturday, November 4.

Devotees from all over the world have stared reaching Bhit Shah, the last resting place of Hazrat Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai.

Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai (1689 to 1752) was a noted Sufi poet and saint widely considered to be the greatest poet of Sindhi language.

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His collected poems were assembled in the compilation Shah Jo Risalo, which exists in numerous versions and has been translated into English, Urdu, and several other languages.

Adequate arrangements have been made to facilitate the visitors.

The district administration has adopted strict security arrangements with deployment of Rangers and police and installation of walk-through gates and CCTV cameras. – APP

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Story first published: 3rd November 2017

Originally Posted on SamaaNews


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