Hazratbal Shrine, Kashmir

February 22nd, 2014: It was getting dark when I reached the Hazratbal Shrine after visiting the famous Mughal gardens of Kashmir. Located on the banks of the Dal Lake, this shrine contains Moi-e-Muqqadas, a holy relic of Prophet Muhammad. Hazratbal is the holiest shrine for Muslims of Kashmir valley. Entry to visitors was restricted as the sunset prayer, Salat al-Maghhrib was going on.

Read more:

Hazratbal Shrine: Wikipedia page

Official website of Jammu & Kashmir Tourism Development Corporation

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Author: Sreejith Vijayakumar

Have a great liking for travelling and learning about different cultures and communities. Strongly believe that world is a wonderful place to live in.

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