Syed Shahul Hameed's commemorative day is celebrated every year as the Kanduri Festival. Accordingly, this year's celebration of the 463th anniversary of the famous Nagaur Dargah began on January 26 this year.
Earlier last night, the sandalwood march was lit up with lights starting from Nagapattinam. Thousands of Islamists standing along the procession were greeted with flowers on the sandalwood. Subsequently the Sandalwood rally reached Nagore at 4 am.
Later, the music composer A. R Rahman participated in the sandalwood pooja ceremony and worshiped at the Nagaur Lord's tomb.