Barura Sharif Mela is celebrated in the state of Jharkhand. Jharkhand has a wonderful past and even today the people of Jharkhand have very well preserved the culture and heritage of this place. The Barura Sharif Mela is celebrated only in a particular time of the year. It is held every year on the evening of Chaitra navami. This chaitra Navami starts from the first month of Chaitra. Faitha Khwani is a very important day that is celebrated on the most important day as it is believed that this is the day when they recited the Holy Quran.
The history of Jharkhand talks about the story of the Sufi Saints who used to come and visit Jharkhand. The Sufi saint had visited Jharkhand in the latter half of the 18th century. He is considered to be the renowned saint very popular as Data Amir Ali Shah who was considered next to god. He was a very important person and was respected from all the people of Jharkhand and the tribes also along the neighboring states. He had a tremendous impact on the people residing here. He has all the aspects and the virtues which help him to influence the people very easily. He had won the heart of the several tribes that was filled with humanity, love, simplicity, miracles and purity. The place has a shrine that is dedicated and this pure and holy place is situated at the Barura Sharif on the river bank of Sat Bahini in the Pratappur that is located in Jharkhand. He was amongst that saint who is respected by all the tribes and the people irrespective of their caste, creed, religion or sex. Even his blessings were served to all the people and tribes from different, caste, religion or creed.
The Barura Sharif Mela in Jharkhand is considered to be very holy and important. There is an annual fair which is celebrated with a lot of gaiety and ceremony. People come here and gather from all the places irrespective of their religion and caste. Both the religion Muslims and Hindu do pay homage to this place.