Situated in the heart of Srinagar
, Naqshband Shrine is a famous shrine in Srinagar District
, Jammu and Kashmir
. It is also known as Khanqah-e-Naqshbad. It is the sacred place where the Moi-e-Muqaddas (the sacred hair) of the Prophet Mohammed was kept at first. Later it was transferred to the Hazratbal Mosque. Built during the time of Shah Jahan
, this mosque is known for its khatamband ceilings.
By road, the shrine can be approached from Srinagar.