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Address: Opposite Mahatma Gandhi Road, Ahmedabad, India
Phone Number: 9099645037
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Stunning Islamic architecture

A beautiful mosque in the heart of old Ahmedabad. Noted for its golden sandstone exterior and interior pillars. worth a visit - it is included in the heritage tour of old... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

A beautiful mosque in the heart of old Ahmedabad. Noted for its golden sandstone exterior and interior pillars. worth a visit - it is included in the heritage tour of old Ahmedabad.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

It is the most splendid mosque of Ahmedabad that i have visited, built in 1424 during the reign of Ahmed Shah I, Jama Masjid of Ahmedabad was probably the largest mosque in the Indian subcontinent built in this period. Lying in the old walled city. A must visit during your stay in ahmedabad

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Try get in when the crowds are thin...and that's a hard ask! The architecture and the ambience of the old city surrounding it, including the myriad lanes and businesses provide a step into a different cultural past

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

i visited this mosque as a part of morning tour of old Ahmadabad..the space is grand with some serenity attched to it especially in the morning..

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Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Interesting Muslim architecture but masjid needs money spent on it to revive some of its previous glory, looks unused and deserted

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Durg, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

One of the splendid mosque of Ahemdabad Jumma mosque. Visited tombs of Ahmed Shah's son and grandson

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Vapi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Built in 1424 Jama Masjid, also known as Jami or Jumma Mosque, is the most splendid mosque of Ahmedabad in old party of walled city. The Jama Masjid was probably the largest mosque in the Indian subcontinent built in this period. Built with yellow sandstone, the mosque complex is centered on a large rectangular courtyard 75 m long and 66... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The best picture of my trip was taken at the entrance of this mosque. It is interesting to note that the people whol built this mosque were quite liberal and used a cocunut on pot (traditional auspicious symbol of Hindus) in carving there. I loved the big setting and the space around it. It was mesmerizing

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

The mosque is impressive! Dating from the 16th century, its architecture unites a Muslim spatial character with Hindu motifs, since when it was built, Muslim faith was new to the region and all the masons and craftsmen were Hindu. The courtyard is beautiful, and a place of serenity amidst the noise and life of the old city. Both sexes are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Its good in morning sun gazing looks awesome and teen darwaza is the architectural monuments based on mughals ..!! Best monument

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Address: Address: Opposite Mahatma Gandhi Road, Ahmedabad, India
Phone Number: 9099645037
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Gujarat  >  Ahmedabad

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