Present cash, not flowers, shawls: Haji Ali Dargah | Mumbai Information

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MUMBAI: Haji Ali Dargah trustee Sohail Khandwani mentioned they’re interesting devotees to eliminate floral and scarf choices and as an alternative put the cash within the donation containers as a result of numerous devotees convey stale flowers.
“Many devotees get duped as stale flowers and shawls of substandard high quality are offered to them at larger costs. We would like individuals to not waste their cash on this stuff however donate the cash for use to assist the dargah’s welfare actions and schemes,” mentioned Khandwani, who can be managing trustee of Mahim Dargah.
The dargah runs numerous welfare schemes. At present, it’s present process a large renovation and the belief wants cash for this work too.
Not too long ago, a devotee advised a khadim (employee) on the dargah {that a} flower-seller had charged him Rs 4,000 for flowers, a scarf and loban (fra-nkincense). “The loban turned out to be sand from the seashore, whereas the flowers and scarf could not have value quite a lot of hundred rupees. The khadim bought offended at this dishonest of a devotee,” mentioned administrative officer Mohammed Ahmed Tahir.

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