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Footi Mosque

Near Hazarduari Palace, Murshidabad, India
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An Incomplete Architecture.

An unsuccessful venture of Nawab Sarfaraz Khan, the Footi Mosque now stand in the midst of jungle... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
MissTraveller2489
Just a Glimpse from Our Toto

On our way from Katra Mosque to Kathgola Garden we came across this mosque. Our driver was driving... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2017
Ria110494
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Kharagpur, India
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Near Hazarduari Palace, Murshidabad, India
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An unsuccessful venture of Nawab Sarfaraz Khan, the Footi Mosque now stand in the midst of jungle. Legend says that this mosque was completed in a night. In reality, the plan to complete the construction was dropped due to insufficient fund after the death of...More

Thank MissTraveller2489
Reviewed March 8, 2017

On our way from Katra Mosque to Kathgola Garden we came across this mosque. Our driver was driving past it when I asked him to stop so that we can take a proper glimpse. Our driver told us that this mosque was planned to be...More

Thank Ria110494
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Its a less popular place in thus area,it is near mursidabad railway station,as said it is established by a nabab,he challenged to complete this masjid in one day,but it is completed expect its roof,so it remains a hole on it.its a surprising place,please visit.

Thank Debapriya p
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

The tiny bricks and spacious rooms with vast domes left me marvelling what would the mosque have completed too. Do remember to wear your sneakers for a bit of climbing will be required. Though the place is in ruins you will feel completely secure once...More

Thank drsadiqua
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

It is made by Sarfarag kha. He wanted to complete in one day but could not be done. Now only two piller can be seen. This place is now deserted

1  Thank parthapyne1984
Reviewed July 26, 2016

A quiet place to visit - has lots of atmosphere. Great for history buffs and for photographers. 10-20 minutes should be more than enough time to spend here

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Does not take much time to go through this structure. The history is quite interesting. It is said that the target was to erect the structure within just 1 night, but as this could not be reached it was left as it is.

1  Thank Ambarish2012
Reviewed December 28, 2015

Very quite and serene place. Almost 300 years old. It is a ruined prayer halls. Still you can see the motifs which are really attractive.

2  Thank Suvonkar
Reviewed December 19, 2015

Locales say that this mosque was started to complete overnight by the then Nawab Sarfaraz Khan to compete with his grandfather Murshid Quli Khan who had built the Katra Masjid. However he lost his bet to complete it over a night and thus the incomplete...More

1  Thank RBan26
Reviewed September 6, 2015

A historcal Place now just getting ruin.No maintance :(. Who are interested in history canvisit here.

Thank SabujSen
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