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Data Gunj Bakhsh Urs Starting from 19th November, 2016

The 973rd Urs of Hazrat Data Gunj Bakhsh will be celebrated on 19th, 20th and 21st November, 2016 at Lahore. The Annual Urs is held every year from 18 Safar To 20 Safar (Islamic Calendar Dates).


The Government will provide parking and will facilitate the visitors who will come from difference tares of Lahore and from other districts of Lahore.

Hazrat Data Ganj Bakhsh Ali Bin Usman Shekih Ali Hajweri was a saint of Islam who influenced thousands of people to accept Islam in his life. Every day, thousands of visitors arrive at shrine which is located in Lahore near Badshahi Mosque.

There will be local holiday in Lahore on the last day of Urs of Data Gunj Bakhsh. The notification has been issued by the Government of the Punjab.

Secretary Auqaf, Mr Nawazish Ali, held a meeting on 8th November 2016 (Tuesday) regarding facilities on 3 day Urs celebrations.


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