Ziarati Hazrati Youza Asouph is the holy shrine of Yuza Asaf (Youza Asouph) in the Khanayar area of Srinagar.The shrine is the most fascinating and popular shrines of the world and is also known as RozaBal shrine. It is believed that the shrine has graves of two holy men, YuzaAsaf and a highly respected local Muslim saint Mir SayyidNaseeruddin. The uniqueness of the shrine lies in the fact that it is claimed by both Christians and Muslims. It is said that Jesus settled in India after his rebirth and then later he was buried at the shrine of RozaBal.
In fact it is also claimed that YuzaAsaf was not merely a holy man, but he was the rebirth of Jesus Christ himself. This fact has made the shrine equally popular amongst foreign tourist and a large number of people across the world visit it to pay their respects. The shrine has highly religious atmosphere and the visitors are advised to respect the sentiments. Cameras and handycams are not prohibited but it is advisable to declare them to the caretaker and then enjoy his full co-operation. The visit offers an opportunity of experiencing closeness to the almighty.