There are many hidden truths with the history of "Moi-E-Muqqadas". There are mysteries, fantasies, and betrayal, still engrossed with. "Moi-E-Muqqadas" or Beard hair of Holy Prophet Mohammad is also associated with faith and to some extent linked to mysteries. Although, people believe that the holy relic keeps in Hazrat Bal Mosque in Srinagar. How Beard hair of Holy Prophet Mohammad came to India far away from Medina? How it traveled to in Bijapur, near Hyderabad to Kashmir? There is an abundant history behind this. What was there in the place before Hazrat Bal was erected? Where it stands now.............
Hazrat Syed Abdullah, a descendant of Holy Prophet Mohammad and he was also a trustee of Holy shrine of Medina, traveled to India during the reign of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. He reached Bijapur near Hyderabad in the year of 1636 (1046 H). He possessed three holy relics, sacred hair of Prophet, sacred Turban of Hazrat Ali, and Saddle of Hazrat Ali's Horse which is called Zul Jalal. After his death, his son Syed Hamid became the Mutwali (Custodian) of the holy relics. In his custodian "Moi-E-Muqqadas" or Beard hair of Holy Prophet has been transferred to Khwaja Nur-ud-Din Eshai or Khwaja Nur-ud-Din Ashawari, who was a wealthy Kashmiri businessman. It is still a mystery whether it was given to him or it was sold to him.............................................Read More
Ziyarat Naqshband Sahab - Ziyarat Naqshband Sahab, also known as Hazrat Khawaja Naqshbandh Sahib or Khanquahi Naqashbandia or Khanqah of Khwaja Moinuddin Naqshbandi is a Muslim Shrine (Ziyarat). It is situated in the center of Srinagar and very significant religious place for the Muslims because the "Moi-E-Muqqadas" was kept here before it was moved to HazratBal Masjid.................... Read More
Hazrat Bal Mosque - Sadiq Khan was Subedar during the reign of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. He built a pleasure house called Ishrat Mahal along with a huge garden in the year of 1623 in Kashmir. Emperor Shah Jahan visited Ishrat Mahal in 1634 and he ordered Sadiq Khan to convert the place into a Mosque. Initially, Beard hair of Holy Prophet Mohammad was kept in the Naqashbad Sahib. When a huge crowd of people that flooded the Naqashbad Sahib for a glance at the Moi-e-Muqqades that place seems quite small. In this situation, it was decided to move the relic..................................Read More