Urs at Joda Masjid shapes communal harmony, in Medinapore

India is country of several faiths, languages and cultures where there are many examples of strong bonds existing between different communities. One such instance of friendship and communal amity between Hindus and Muslims is visible at the annual Urs at Joda Masjid in West Bengal's Medinapore District. And, it is not just devotees of all religions from across the country who gather here, but also people from neighbouring countries. Here, devotees light candles and pray for the betterment of mankind. Spreading the message of harmony, the Urs at the Joda Masjid provides an instance of love and amity, which is the ethos of Indian culture.