Location: While you are in Jammu and Kashmir, spend your mornings enjoying the sights of famous shrine, Hazratbal Mosque in Srinagar. It is beautifully located on the left bank of Dal Lake.
Description: The name ofHazratbal Mosque is derived from an Arabic word and refers to Majestic Mosque. The mosque is as beautiful as its name. Many Muslims of Kashmir valley believe that the relic in the shrine is Moi-e-Muqaddas, a hair of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. The shrine is regarded as one of the most sacred shrines of Kashmir. Thousands of people often visit this mosque with great devotion. Please note that cameras, phones and shoes are restricted inside the sacred mosque. Blend of Mughal and Kashmiri style of architecture has enhanced the beauty of this historical structure. Due to this reason, history lovers and archaeologists especially get attracted to this magnificent piece of art, dating back to 17th century. Every year, on special occasions the relic is displayed and leaves the devotees enthralled. You can easily access the shrine by common means of transport like auto rickshaw, taxis or buses.
Activities: Nishat Bagh lies in the proximity of Hazrat Mosque. So in the mean time you can also explore the beauty of this Mughal garden.