Jama Masjid is a mosque in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India. The Jama Masjid of Srinagar is situated at Nowhatta, in the middle of the old city. An important mosque was built by Sultan Sikandar in 1400 AD.under the order by Mir Mohmmad Hamadani son of Shah hamdan ,shah hamdan already prays namaz in side and stay there. Later, the son of Sultan Sikandar, Zain-ul-Abidin got the mosque extended. The attractions of the Masjid of Srinagar, Kashmir include beautiful Indo-Saracenic architecture and a magnificent courtyard with 370 wooden pillars. Another feature of the mosque is the peace and tranquility inside it, standing out against the hustle of the old bazaars around it. Thousands of Muslims assemble at the mosque every Friday to offer their prayers. Thronged by Muslims every Friday, it is one of the prime Srinagar tourist place to visit. A glittering gem in the treasure chest of Jammu & Kashmir tourism, Jama Masjid is unparalleled in every aspect.
- AddressSrinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
- CategoryMosque, Religious Places, Tourist Places
- By JKinside
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