Muslim Quarter Old City Jerusalem, Israel
Jerusalem, Israel. 11th October, 2018. NAZEER HUSSAIN ANSARI, son of Indian Hospice Administrator, 86 year old, Muhammad Munir Ansari, stands inside the Chilla Hazrat Baba Fariduddin Ganjshakar, a shrine for the Sufi saint. The Indian Hospice, serving as a guest house for devote Indian Muslims passing through Jerusalem on their way to and from Haj in Mecca, is located just inside the Herod's Gate in Jerusalem's Old City. Established some 800 years ago following the a visit by Hazrat Farid ud-Din Ganj Shakar, or Baba Farid, from the Chisti order of Sufis, has been managed by the Indian Muslim Ansari family for close to 100 years.