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Naqshband Shrine


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.

Updated on 27th May, 2015
District: Srinagar
Location: Srinagar    


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