Pir Chinasi

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Pir Chinasi
پیر چناسی
Pir Chinasi (Pir Shah Hussain Bukhari's shrine) Muzafarabad, Azad Kashmir.jpg
The area is famous as home of the Pir Chinasi shrine
Pir Chinasi is located in Azad Kashmir
Pir Chinasi
Shown within Azad Kashmir
Pir Chinasi is located in Pakistan
Pir Chinasi
Pir Chinasi (Pakistan)
Basic information
Geographic coordinatesCoordinates: 34°23′21″N 73°33′00″E / 34.3891°N 73.5499°E / 34.3891; 73.5499
AffiliationIslam
District Muzaffarabad
ProvinceAzad Kashmir
CountryPakistan Pakistan
Architectural typeMosque and Sufi mausoleum
Dome(s)1

Pir Chinasi is a shrine and tourist destination located 30 kilometers (19 mi) east of Muzaffarabad city on the top of hills at an elevation of 2,900 metres (9,500 ft). The mountain peak has gained large fame for its ziyarat of a famous Saint Pir Chinasi Known as Pir Sayed Hussain shah Bukhari.[1]

This place is also visited by tourists who can get a great view of Muzaffarabad and rural areas around the hidden city.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pir Chinasi: Publisher: tourisminpakistan.com