Revitalizing Heritage: Akhone Muhammad Shareef Shrine Joins Sustainable Development Journey

“Preserving Heritage: Akhone Muhammad Shareef Shrine Included in Sustainable Development Program”

On December 26, a significant initiative was unveiled to embrace the preservation of cultural heritage and community empowerment at the revered shrine of Islamic preacher Akhone Muhammad Shareef in Styangkung village. Abdul Gaffar Zargar, Chief Executive Officer of the Kargil Development Authority, announced the shrine’s inclusion in the Sustainable Development Program (SDP) for restoration, acknowledging its status as a heritage site.

During his recent visit to the shrine, Zargar pledged comprehensive efforts to revive its original essence, drawing inspiration from available historical records.

Historian Mohd Sadiq Hardassi elaborated on Akhone Muhammad Shareef’s legacy and the profound contributions made by him and his descendants to Purig’s rich history. The briefing underscored their historical influence on the region’s cultural, religious, and social dimensions.

Zargar highlighted that the village’s development would lead to sustainable progress among the local community. His commitment reflects a holistic approach aimed at improving livelihoods, fortifying infrastructure, and nurturing the overall well-being of the villagers, aligning with the broader vision of sustainable community growth.

The officials’ visit and subsequent commitments signify a promising stride toward safeguarding this priceless cultural legacy while fostering comprehensive development within the Styangkung village community.

0 0 votes
Article Rating
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments


Empowering Democracy: Virtual Training for Political Parties and Media in Ladakh

The Chief Electoral Officer of Ladakh, in collaboration with the Chief Electoral Officer of Jammu and Kashmir, organized a two-day virtual training/workshop for political parties and media personnel on February 16-17. On February 16, during the training/workshop for political parties, sessions were conducted on nominations, EVM preparedness, Election Expenditure Monitoring, and the Model Code of […]

Read More

Assessing Public Health Initiatives: Progress and Strategies in Leh District

DC Leh, Santosh Sukhdeva, conducted an evaluation of the progress and strategies pertaining to crucial public health initiatives, including the Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccination campaign, National Deworming Day, and the District Task Force on Pulse Polio Immunization on February 17th. DIO Leh, Dr. Jameela Parveen, delivered a comprehensive presentation on the Pulse Polio Immunization Programme for […]

Read More

Empowering Educators: Insights and Inspiration from Social, Emotional, and Ethical Learning Workshop

The Social, Emotional, and Ethical Learning Educator Preparation Workshop concluded on February 15th, leaving all 50 participants inspired and equipped with valuable insights. Spanning from February 12th to 15th, the workshop focused on principles of Social, Emotional, and Ethical (SEE) Learning, providing a comprehensive framework for personal and professional development. Throughout the workshop, participants delved […]

Read More
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x