Jama Masjid

  • Destination: Hyderabad

Jama Masjid located just a bit away from Charminar in Hyderabad. It was constructed by Muhammad Quli Qutub in the year 1597, after completing the construction of Charminar. It is one of the oldest and popular mosques of Hyderabad.

There are ruins of an old Turkish bathing place which also give an archaeological value to the Masjid. In the past there was a monastery and a school which are also the part of the Masjid premises. Regularly people come here to offer their prayers and during festive seasons, the crowd will be more. As this place is visited by a large number of Muslims, it remains as one of the principal places of worship in the city.

Jama Masjid is situated in such a place in the city, that it is surrounded by many other tourist attractions like the Charminar, Golkonda, CharKaman and the Mecca Masjid. Because of its magnificent white towers which makes a wonderful sight even from a distance attracts tourist, a history lover or a religious person, you will surely love the place. Jama Masjid is a Historical monument of Hyderabad. It has become the famous tourist attraction for the people of Hyderabad as well as to the tourists of Hyderabad.

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