Jamia Masjid is located at Nowhatta, in the middle of the old city. Jamia Masjid is an important mosque in Srinagar, it was built by Sultan Sikandar in 1400 AD. Later, Zain-ul-Abidin, the son of Sultan Sikandar, got the mosque extended. The name of Maharaja Pratap Singh comes several times while looking into the origin and construction of Jamia Masjid as it was during his Kingdom that the maintenance and repair works of the Mosque were carried out. Maharaja Pratap Singh enthusiastically encouraged the reconstruction of Jamia Masjid many times, and he even offered financial assistance for the reconstruction.
... The attractions of the Jamia Masjid in Srinagar are its beautiful Indo-Saracenic architecture which is designed with 370 wooden pillars, and it has a magnificent courtyard. Jamia Masjid in Srinagar is considered as one of the sacred mosques of India, another thing which is offered by the mosque is the peace and tranquillity inside it, this place stands out against the hustle of the old bazaars around it. Every Friday thousands of Muslims assemble at the mosque to offer their prayers. Jamia Masjid in Srinagar is a glittering gem in the treasure chest of Jammu & Kashmir tourism, it is unparalleled in every aspect.
Q. What Jamia Masjid is famous for?
Ans. Jamia Masjid is famous for its beautiful Indo-Saracenic architecture
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