Ajmer, located in a region of barren hills, is a green piece of land with an interesting heitage. The Raja Ajai Pal Chauhan founded Ajmer in the 7th century. Chauhans reigned lost the city to Mohammed Ghauri. Since Chauhans regim Ajmer is a famous pilgrimage centre for both Hindus and Muslims. Dargah Sharief, the tomb of the Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, is equally revered by both the communities and Urs fair attracts thousands and lakhs of pilgrims every year. Ajmer is a symbol of communal harmony in India.
Urs of Khwaja Gharib Nawaz (R.A.) is celebrated every year in the first week of Rajab, on seeing the moon of Rajab, the seventh month of the Islamic calendar.
Qawwalis and festive songs are sung at the famed Khawaja Moinuddin Chishti durgah or shrine in the city. Millions of devotees visit the city during the Urs and offer prayers and supplications.
Nearest airport is at Jaipur (135 km).RAIL
Ajmer has its own rail station and connected with all the major cities of the country.ROAD
Bharatpur (305 km), Jodhpur (210 km), Udaipur (303 km), Kota (200 km), Chittor 178 kms, Jaipur 131kms.
Regular bus services are available.