Definitions

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  • noun Islam A shrine associated with the grave of a Muslim saint or similar religious figure.

Etymologies

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From Urdu, from Persian درگاه (dargâh)

Examples

  • Two Pakistani flags were seen tied to a neem tree above a 'dargah' by locals, who informed the police.

    Pakistan flag hoisted over a dargah in Gujarat (India)

  • A narrow walkway through the sea not accessible during high tide would lead you to the dargah which is on an island in the middle of the Arabian Sea.

    Have you been here, Mumbaikar ?

  • A narrow walkway through the sea not accessible during high tide would lead you to the dargah which is on an island in the middle of the Arabian Sea.

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  • When it came to know of the boy's plight through media reports, Vadamalayan Hospitals in Madurai had sent its medical team to a 'dargah' in Goripalayam here where he was staying.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • When it came to know of the boy's plight through media reports, Vadamalayan Hospitals in Madurai had sent its medical team to a 'dargah' in Goripalayam here where he was staying.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • When it came to know of the boy's plight through media reports, Vadamalayan Hospitals in Madurai had sent its medical team to a 'dargah' in Goripalayam here where he was staying.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • Ms. Gandhi drove down to the Takiya locality and visited the "dargah" of Islamic scholar Maulana Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi, populary known as Ali Mian.

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  • a 'dargah' and a church, he reached Chevella in the neighbouring Ranga Reddy district, where he kicked off the campaign by addressing a public meeting.

    India eNews

  • Aga Khan Trust for Culture and the Archaeological Survey of India Few people have seen the concentric rings of the stepwell in the Nizamuddin dargah.

    A Kid's Guide to Humayun's Tomb

  • Wherever these ascetics - called pirs - died, the site became a dargah -- a sacred site.

    The Sufi Dargah: A Sacred Space in India For All Faiths (PHOTOS)

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