Hazrat Kamar Ali (R.A)

Khed Shivapur,Maharashtra, India

History

Hazrat Kamar Ali was a great Sufi whose name means 'wisdom'.

He passed away at a very early age of 18 years and there after he was honored as a saint. He was buried at this place about 700 years back. He was honored as a highly spiritual person. There are two rocks that are kept at the Dargah. Legend says that these are the rocks which Hazrat tried to lift, as he was not interested in all these, he was not able to do so and failed as many times as he tried. Hence these rocks are placed as a majestically levitated with a strong believer of the visitors who visits Kamar Ali Darvesh Dargah.

Additional Info

There are two large stones placed near the contour of the Dargah premises. A group of 11 people with approach towards the stone and try to pick it up with the help of the index finger. This stone has to be lifted up with the help of the tips of the index finger. People lifting this stone voiced in unison the name of the saint. People hold the 1st syllable for as long as possible and that too without running a breath. They say Kamar ali Darvesheeeeeeeee the giant rock suddenly lifts up and remains there till the partaker's runs of the breath. Another important feature of this place is that women are not supposed to enter the Dargah, because Kamar ali Darvesh was not married till date. Here people from all castes, creed and religions people are allowed without any barriers of caste, creed and religion. Thousands of people visit this place keep a strong belief in the Saint. There are also foreigners sometimes found here who come to visit this place and see the miracle of the stones. It is strongly believed that all the wishes asked to him are fulfilled here. So people come here to fulfill their wishes by the grace of Hazrat Kamar ail.

How to Reach: From Pune Airport Kamar Ali Darvesh Dargah is 35 KM, from Pune Railway Station 27.2 KM and from Khedshivapur bus stop 650 m From the airport people can hire taxis and buses to reach the final distinction. As this place is located on a highway there are many transportation services available from all parts of the country. Pune is well connected to all major cities India.,
Nearest City : Pune
Nearest Bus Stop : Khedshivapur
Nearest Airport : Pune
Nearest Railway Station : Pune
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