Begumpur Mosque 06

Begumpur Mosque 06

‘Begumpur Mosque’ is one of the seven mosques said to have been built by Khan-i-JahanJunan Shah, the Prime Minister of Firoz Shah Tughlaq (A.D. 1351-88). Although it resembles, in many characteristics, Khirki and Kalan Masjid; unlike them it is single storeyed and stands on a raised plinth. The large courtyard is enclosed by arched cloisters on the sides and three-aisle deep prayer hall. The mosque contains 64 domes, with one central one with a height of 9ft.

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Source: CIET, NCERT