New Zaina Kadal Bridge
Srinagar, JK - 190002

Type: Landmarks
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    Shadman Sakib Saad
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    azhar qayoom
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    Hanan Khursheed
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    Sabit wani
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    Azhar Fareedi
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    Rahul Basu

Khanqah-e-Moula, located in the old city area of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, is a historic Sufi shrine and mosque with significant religious and cultural importance. Also known as Shah Hamdan Masjid, it was constructed in the 14th century by Sultan Sikandar Butshikan, a ruler of Kashmir, in honor of the revered Sufi saint Mir Syed Ali Hamadani, who is also known as Shah Hamdan.

The Khanqah-e-Moula is renowned for its distinctive wooden architecture, which reflects a blend of Islamic, Persian, and Kashmiri styles. The mosque's intricately carved wooden facades, pillars, and ceilings are adorned with traditional Kashmiri motifs and calligraphy, creating a visually stunning and spiritually uplifting ambiance.

The shrine serves as a place of worship and pilgrimage for followers of Sufism, as well as a center for spiritual contemplation and reflection. Visitors to Khanqah-e-Moula can witness devotees offering prayers and paying their respects to the Sufi saint, particularly during special occasions and festivals.

In addition to its religious significance, Khanqah-e-Moula is also a cultural landmark that attracts tourists interested in exploring the rich heritage and architectural legacy of Kashmir. The mosque's serene surroundings, situated along the banks of the Jhelum River, offer a tranquil retreat amidst the bustling cityscape of Srinagar. Overall, Khanqah-e-Moula stands as a symbol of peace, tolerance, and spiritual harmony, embodying the essence of Sufi teachings in the Kashmir Valley.

Besides this landmark, there are thirteen more landmarks listed in Srinagar. There's also six attractions listed in this city in other categories. You will find the exact location of Khanqah-e-Moula on the map above.

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