Ziyarat Baba Reshi
The Ziarat of Baba Reshi is a popular shrine of Baramula, situated near the Alpather Lake at 13 km from Gulmarg and belongs to saint Baba payam-Din. Baba payam-Din was a well-known Muslim saint as well as a courtier of the king of Kashmir, Zain-ul-Abidin. This shrine is that very site where Baba payam-Din died in 1480 after spending his days in prayer and meditation.
The main feature of this shrine is the grave of Baba payam-Din, covered with a sheet of cloth decorated with unique workmanship. The shrine is popular for granting the boons to its devotees. Devotees that get their boons granted, revisit this shrine, to make grateful offering in honour to the great saint.
How to Reach:
It takes 1 hours, 8 minutes to travel from Srinagar to Baba Rishi. Approximate driving distance between Srinagar and Baba Rishi is 35.4 KM . Travel time refers to the time taken if the distance is covered by a car.
Nearest Raiway Station is Mazhama Railway Station. It takes 30 Minutes to reach Baba Reshi from Railway Staion.
To reach at this destination, buses or cabs can be hired from Srinagar from Tourist Reception centre
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