SRINAGAR, INDIA, September 7, 2023 ( The annual pilgrimage of Chhari-Mubarak Swami Amarnath Ji culminated on 2nd of September at Pahalgam. Its last rituals, puja and visarjan, which were performed at the bank of river Lidder after Panchak this morning. A sizable number of sadhus and pilgrims who had come from various parts of the country joined the puja. The Chhari-Mubarak staff left Pahalgam at 4:00PM and reached its abode Dashnami Akhara at 6:20pm. Chhari-Mubarak had been taken to Holy Shrine of Swami Amarnathji on 31st of August. Mahant Deependra Giri ji told that collective prayers were offered for the peace and prosperity of Jammu and Kashmir State and the country at a whole. Mahant ji Said that Yatra is symbol of faith. Pilgrims undertake this pilgrimage to quench their spiritual thirst. It is not only a spiritual journey but also demonstrates pluralist culture of India and unity in diversity wherein Hindus come for this pilgrimage every year from across the Globe and Muslims of Jammu and Kashmir have always welcomed them.
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