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Rozabal Shrine

Srinagar

Rozabal Shrine Overview

Ranked 30 of 53 sightseeing in Srinagar

Roza Bal Shrine is situated in Khanyar District in Srinagar, which is being claimed by both Muslims and Christians. Muslims believe that this shrine is a tomb of a saint named Yuz Asaf, whereas several researchers believe that this Shrine has the holy body of Jesus Christ. This shrine is also known as Ziarati Hazrati Youza Asouph, which is still under controversy between Muslims and Christians.

Recent claims state that this tomb belongs to Jesus Christ, who survived the crucifixion wounds and came to this place. His body has been buried as per the Jewish traditions and not according to the Islamic tradition. Natives also believe that this building has a burial tomb of a local Muslim saint, named Mir Sayyid Naseeruddin, who was buried according to the Islamic traditions. This tomb is currently maintained by a Board of Directors including Sunni Muslims.
 

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Operating hours

Monday - Friday:
9:30 AM -5:30 PM
Saturday:
9:30 AM -5:30 PM
Sunday:
9:30 AM -5:30 PM
Public Holidays:
9:30 AM -5:30 PM
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