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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Built under declining Mughal rule, this is actually an Imabara. Nice Architecture and the place feels peaceful

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Shahnawaz N
Reviewed July 31, 2018

This is one of the sacred place for the Shia community of the Bangladesh. This place become much crowded during the Ashura time.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 817wasifh
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Hoseni Dalan is located at the Nazim Uddin Road in the old part of the Dhaka city. According to history, it was built as a Shia Shrine during 17th century, known as the Imambara of the Shia community. This is a nice complex with an...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank zamanwho
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The Hussaini Dalan was originally built during the later half of the Mughal rule in Dhaka. It was built as the Imambara or house of the imam of the Shia community.

Date of experience: January 2017
6  Thank Mushfiqpat
Reviewed December 3, 2016

More imposing inside than we expected and women are made welcome. We were fortunate to have a local guide and he went into great detail with history of the mosque of the imortance to the Shia community. The interior is full of historic Islamic decoration...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank simontk
Reviewed October 18, 2016

The Hussaini Dalan is known as the prayer hall for the Shia Muslims in Bangladesh. It was originally built during the Subedari of Prince Shah Shuja (1639–1647 and 1652–1660), son of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. It was then built as the Imambara or house of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Alamgirfarhad
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Hoseni Dalan {Building of the followers of Imam Hossain (R)} is known as the prayer hall for the Shia Muslims in Bangladesh. It is located near the bustling area of Chan Khar Pool. It is just a 5 minutes walk from the Chan Khar Pool...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Anik_Rahman
Reviewed April 6, 2016

it is one of the great place for the Shia believers of the country ! every years a festival is happened on Muharram (first 10 days of the month) month to celebrate Ashura ( for mourning and religious gathering) ! great architectural view ! historical...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Sarwar J
Reviewed October 25, 2015

Attractive, friendly, uncrowded, with clean grounds and a little graveyard. Read up on the two branches of Islam before you go and you will find it very interesting It's more strikingly decorated inside than outside. For Dhaka it's a four-star attraction. No problems with women...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank deborahl2
Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

This is an old building with nice structure. Heard that lots of history related with Bangladesh .This place is little bit crowdy area to visit.

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