Begumpur Mosque 29

Begumpur Mosque 29

‘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). The corridors are pierced with gates on the north, south and east with rows of windows on either side, the east gate functioning as the main entrance. There are twenty-four arched openings on the facade of the prayer hall, the central one being the highest with a batter and a pair of tapering minarets in the Tughlaq style.

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