The dargah (which is also known as shrine) is that of the saint, Hazrat Thameemul Ansari (rali). The dargah is located in the coastal town of Kovalam which is located in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. Though India has hundreds of dargahs, this one receives special attention and following as it is that of a disciple of the Islamic prophet, Muhammad. The dargah has an area of 3 acres (12,000 m2).
he Dargah Shareef of Syedina Hazrath Thameemul Ansari (Rali) is a sacred place which has solved the problems of large number of people from all walks of life. The Dargah Shareef is a highly Spiritual Markaz of Roohaniyats, Nooraniyath, Rahmaths and Barkats of Allah which one can come to know only if they visit the Dargah Shareef and in the entire journey one can notice great rahmats and barkats.
The Zahura of Syedina, Hazrath Thameemul Ansari (Radiyallah) is very immense and Kashf-o-Karamats and Taskara are realised in all the states here. The popularity of this in India and the Faizan is more on common people and all are being bestowed with great karam and Dhuas from this great darbar of Sahabi-e-Rasool Sallalahu Alaihi wa Sallam, Hazrath Thameem-ul-Ansari (Rali).
People from all walks of life, creed and faith regard Hazrat Thameemul Ansari(Raliyallah) as very powerful and go to the dargah to request his intercession with God on their behalf. The first Thursday after the first full moon of each month is a day of devotion. Though the dargah is open from 5.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m., some devotees spend the night there.