Mega Festival Of Hindu Community "Rama Pir Mela" Begins At Tando Allahyar

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Mega festival of Hindu community "Rama Pir mela" begins at Tando Allahyar

MIRPURKHAS,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -7th Sept,2016) : Rama Pir Mela- 558th annual mega festival of Hindu community- celebrated every year in the sixth month of Hindu Calendar named "Bhuddo", the last month of monsoon cycle, begins at Tando Allahyar on Wednesday.

Thousands of Hindu devotees including women, children and senior citizens started their walk to participate in their spiritual festival from every nook and cranny of the province. Thousands pedestrian devotees used to participate in this event by walk from their homes in the shape of caravans.

Several caravans of Hindu community from districts Mirpurkhas, Umerkot, Sanghar, Tharparkar, Badin, Matiari, Shaheed Benazirabad, Tando Allahyar and other far flung areas has started their marches to attend this Mela.

Hindu devotees pay homage to their spiritual personality 'Baba Ramdev' generally known as 'Rama Pir'. Hindu devotee Narayan alias Naroo Thakur told APP that temple of Rama Pir at Tando Allahyar, was built 155 years ago by a man from the Khatri community as a votive offering.

Temple was build some three and a half centuries after the death of "Rama Pir". Hindus believed Rama Pir, a reincarnation of Lord Krishna. Provincial and local administration is providing fool proof security to the participants and every one is free to accomplish their rituals without any fear. APP/Shr/abd/qmr