The Dam Madar Malangs have their abode at Char Yar Mosque that is also a cemetery of other saints , holy men that served Khwajah Garib Nawaz.
It is here where I renew my pledge to my Peer Syed Masoom Ali Baba Madari Asqan..
He sits along with senior Baba Syed Rafiq Ali Madari Masoomi Asqan a learned scholar and gifted orator alim and pride of the Dam Madar Malangs of the Asqan Malang Order of Makhanpur related to Holy Saint Hazrat Zinda Madar Shah .
the cosmic wheel of life weeps man mans greatest enemy godliness a commodity cheap the unborn child your ill begotten gains does not want to reap .. from his mothers womb shudders peeps into the covers creeps no he does not want your world as blood from the umbilical cord seeps
reliving a nightmare drugs essence of their existence they have nothing only misery remorse despondency to share unwashed clothes to wear ..caught in an eternal snare hopelessly without prayer .. lice infested uncombed unkempt disheveled hair peripheral participants of ajmers spiritual fair begging for alms at the market square
Ajmer (Rajasthani: अजमेर, Urdu: اجمير), (pronounced [ədʒmeːr] ( listen)) is the 5th largest city in Rajasthan and is the centre of the eponymous Ajmer District. Ajmer has a population of around 551,360 in its urban agglomeration and 542,580 for the city (2011 census), and is located 135 kilometres (84 mi) west of Jaipur, the state capital, 274 km from Udaipur, 439 km from Jaisalmer, and 391 km from Delhi. Ajmer is surrounded by the Aravalli Mountains. It is a pilgrimage centre for the shrine of the Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti and is also the base for visiting Pushkar (11 km), an ancient Hindu pilgrimage city, famous for the temple of Brahma.
Jahangir receives Prince Khurram at Ajmer on his return from the Mewar campaign According to Rajputana Gazetteer, Ajmer was held by Chechi Gurjars until about 700 years ago. Ajmer (Sanskrit Ajayameru) was fo…
And this is the same situation from one year to the next..waiting in the mornings , nights or in the hot blazing sun without a shade over their head .. and it will remain this way .. till one day Khwajah Garib Nawaz puts mercy in the souls of the Indian Railways and the apathetic Rajasthan State government .
I shoot these pictures every year to show you the Pilgrims Progress with no other agenda but hope that traveling to Ajmer Sharif will be subsidized for the poorest of the poor , for him Ajmer Sharif is Mecca Medina .and he would walk all the way to Mecca Medina if this world was a world without borders fences or boundaries.
Sadly there are hardly free dharamshalas or resting homes for the very poor lover of Garib Nawaz.
This documentary of my trip, my spiritual travelogue as a Dam Madar Malang is dedicated to the poorest of the poor ..I shot the beggars , the hope…
One of the most badly managed trains the attendant charges the passengers Rs 25 for use of blanket and bedssheet , first come come served basis ,,, we are 4 in coach G16 .. we gt no blankets just single bedsheets ,the Keralite TT is in collusion with the attendant..I ask for the complaint book , but I am not given one...
This picture was shot when I reached Ajmer 6 am on 16 May 2013.
I Arrive From Ajmer Sharif .. At Bandra Terminus tonight .
Shah ast Hussain, Badshah ast Hussain Deen ast Hussain, Deen Panah ast Hussain Sardad na dad dast, dar dast-e-yazeed, Haqaa key binaey La ila ast Hussain
Dam Madar Beda Par .. Ali Haq Haq Ali.. Alahoo
19 May 2013
Just arrived to Mumbai from Ajmer by the shiitiest , fucked up train Ajmer Bandra Terminus Urus Special.. people had to protest at Baroda as the fans were not working from Ajmer and the Guard was doing nothing things were sorted out at Baroda and the reserved S1 S2 and the AC coaches were at the end of the train,, with no pantry car people had to walk a distance to get water or .. foodstuff .
Indian Railways Needs To Be Privatized ...Corruption Apathy will End for Sure