Festival of the lamps: Madhu Lal Hussain’s urs starts today – The Express Tribune

LAHORE:

Devotees and spectator started visiting the shrine of Shah Hussain, also known as Madhu Lal Hussain, on Friday night for the Mela Chiraghan_the three-day annual urs.

Thousands of devotees from across the country are expected to arrive in the city today to attend the urs which will continue till March 28.

The urs is traditionally characterised by lighting of candles and clay lamps, sufi music and devotional dance. Monday is set aside for women visitors.

via Festival of the lamps: Madhu Lal Hussain’s urs starts today – The Express Tribune.

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