Amid lush grasslands of Srinagar, you can spot sacred shrines dedicated to different religions, depicting the unity in diversity. Some of the many religious places in Srinagar are Hazratbal Shrine, Aali Masjid, Hamza Makhdoom, Kheer Bhawani and Jama Masjid. Hazratbal Shrine is a popular religious place in Kashmir and is located beside the ever-famed Dal Lake. Another shrine in a short distance is Gurudwara Chhati Pattshahi Sahib, which was built to commemorate the visit of the sixth master of Sikhs, Guru Hargobind Singh ji.
Kheer Bhawani is an important Hindu Temple dedicated to Mata Kheer Bhawani, a form of Goddess Durga. Jamia Masjid is another important Islamic shrine in Srinagar. The mosque was built in 1400 AD and is known for the peace and tranquility inside. Different legends bind the faith of thousands of pilgrims who make their way to Srinagar in their quest for beauty and divinity.