Zar Zari Zar Baksh, pilgrims at the tomb shrine of the saint' s mother

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Title

Zar Zari Zar Baksh, pilgrims at the tomb shrine of the saint' s mother

Subject

Religions-Islam; Religions-Sites; Religions-Figures; Religions-Ritual

Description

A couple has come to pray at the Tomb Shrine of the mother of Zar Zari Zar Baksh to petition her for help in conceiving a child. The prayers of women at these two shrines are thought to be more efficacious than those of men. So many women make the pilgrimage to pray at these shrines.

Contributor

Benton, Cathy
Lake Forest College

Rights

Copyright: April 2003 Cathy Benton. Images and content on this site are available for educational and research purposes, provided due recognition is given to the author. Transmission or reproduction of protected items beyond fair use requires the written permission of the photographer.

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Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

cbind0057

Coverage

India
Maharashtra (state), Khuldabad [not taken from Getty Thesaurus]

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Physical Dimensions

1280 w x 960 h

Files

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Citation

“Zar Zari Zar Baksh, pilgrims at the tomb shrine of the saint' s mother,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 16, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/3754.