Religious Tourism

Shrines in Sudhnoti

Hazrat Khawaja Ghulam Mohi-u-din (RA)

Hazrat Khawaja Ghulam Mohi-u-din Ghaznavi was born in 1902 at Bamlin, in the outskirts of the Ghazni area of Afghanistan, He performed very valuable and superior role for preaching and promoting the teachings of Islam, His family is regarded very great respect for its nobility, wisdom, educational and spiritual aspects, He was inclined towardsmysticism right from his childhood, He spent almost 12 years in mysticism and meditation that introduced himself from all the stages of marfat.

Shrines in BHIMBER.

Hazrat Baba Shaadi Shaheed RA

The shrine of Baba Shadi Shaheed is situated 20 km away out side Bhlmber city in Samahni valley “Aadi Dhak” on Bhimber Samahni valley road,

The actual name of the saint was Raja Shadas Khan but is well known Ifamous as Baba Shaadi Shaheed, He is said to be born during the firsthalfofthe 15 century,

The saint enjoys I carries great deal of respect as a spiritual figure, His spiritual and religious strength brought thousands of non­Muslims into the fold of Islam,

Shrines in MIRPUR

Hazrat Pir Shah Ghazi (RA)

The mausoleum of Pir-e- Shah Ghazi is the glory of District Mirpur. The holy shrine of the saint is situated at Khari Sharif, a town 8 km away from Mirpur.

Hazrat Pir Shah Ghazi was amongst the famous saints of 12′ century. He belonged to Qadri Mystical school of thought. His miracle of disappearing and re-emerging in a river earned him a great deal of recognition among his devotees and established his stature as a mystical figure. Due to his sanctity, piety and learning. The number of his followers swelled to

Shrines in KOTLI


Hazrat Baji Alaf Din (RA)

The shrine of the saint is in kotli, known as the city of mosques. He was born in the village katelia Sharif in the Kaghan valley. His life showed deep effects of the teaching of Hazrat Datta Gung Duksh (RA) Syed Ali Hajveri. It is believed that the saint had the honour of having a meeting with Hazrat Khizer. Moreover, his back is said to carry the prints of the hands of Hazrat Khizar (AS). Durring the tyrannical rule of the dogras people used to visit the saint to seek divine help in order to get ride of misery. Consequently, the Dogras left the region. In this way, the saint attained enormous fame.

Shrines in Bagh

Hazrat Pir Syed Bohala Shah (Ra)

The shrine of Hazrat Pir Syed Bohala Shah Gillani is situated in the village “Arnela” adjacent of Mang Bajri. Devotees have been visiting this shrine for the last 50years with religious enthusiasm. The forefathers of Hazrat Pir Gillani Bohala Shah had preached the teachings of Islam in different areas of Poonch and Muzaffarabad.

Shrines in Neelum Valley

DISTRICT NEELUM

Neelum Valley is mainly known for its rich potential in natural beauty and experiences heavy tourists flow. However, the valley is also known for certain saints and shrines such as:

HAZRAT AL-HAJ MIAN BARKAT ULLAH (RA)

The shrine of the saint is situated at Dowrian, (106kms away from the capital city of Muzaffarabad) on Neelum Valley road. The saint is said to be an accomplished “Darvesh”. He used to observe long “chillas”(meditation prayers) at Jhag Sharif which earned him the title of “Jhagvi”. His father,Main Habib Ullah belong to the Halo Hussain tribe

Shrines in Muzaffarabad

HAZARAT SYED SHAH HUSSAIN BUKHARI(R.A)

The shrine of Hazrat Syed Shah Hussain Bukhari is situated at a distance of 32 Kilometers coutside Muzaffarabad city at a height of 9000 feet above sea level. The site is known as “Pir Chanassi” and is famous among tourists for its scenic beauty. It is belived that the said place got its name Pir Chanassi because of saint’s habitate over there. The Shrine adds remarkable significance to the region and is visited by hundreds of visitors and followers frequently.

HAZRAT SHAH INAYAT WALI (RA)

The Shrine of the saint is situated at Upper Adda near AJK University in the main Muzaffarabad city and is surrounded by the largest graveyard of the city.

The Shrine of the saint has been a centre of interest among the followers for over five centuries. It is believed that Hazrat had come to the region (the present Muzaffarabad) during the time when it when it was totally a desolate. Shah Inayat was a native of Kasri, a village near Gujar Khan. (In district Rawalpindi). After obtaining his initial religious education from his father, he embarked on a journey to various regions

Hazrat Sayin Sakhi Saheli Sarkar (RA). Muzaffarabad

In addition to the natural scenic beauty of the region, Kashmir is also know as “ the land of Saint” these note able figures had devoted their whole lives to the propagation of teaching of Islam. Hazrat Sharf Uddin Abdul Rehman knows as Bullbul Shah (R.A) had come to Kashmir along with other religious scholars who started preaching Islam in the surrounding areas. Hazarat Ameer Kabir Syed Ali Hamidani played Pivotal role in spreading and illuminating teelings of the Islam. Thus the essence Islam reached for the flung regions of Kashmir also and gave revolutionary ideological changes among the common people. Keeping in view of the above stated historical significance of these spiritual figures/ bumps of the regions this brochure is an effort to cater to the needs of tourist/Zaieereen followers to the region.