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Jama Masjid in Agra

Agra was the capital city of Mughal empire for several years during the reign of Akbar the great. Several buildings were built during this period and are now known as the historical monuments and are the great attractions for the visitors of Agra city. Jama Masjid is among the one. The popular Jama Masjid is located in several cities such as Delhi and Jaipur, however, the one located in Agra has a unique place in Indian and Mughal history in India. As per the location of this Masjid is concerned, it is located near the iconic Agra Fort and the areas of railway station are clear from it. It is also popularly known by another name of "Friday Mosque". It is among the largest mosque built by Mughals in India.

Jama Masjid in Agra Location

The root of the Jama Masjid was kept by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1648. This was dedicated to daughter of Shah Jahan Jahanara Begum. The construction of Jama Masjid was undergone by about 5,000 workers who worked daily to complete the construction in around 6 years. The red sandstone and white marbles are the major materials used in its construction. The architecture of this monument is mind blowing and the lotus and Kalash finials are formed on the bulbous domes. It has a zig zag white marble courses that are altered by the red sandstones that reflects the creativity and passion for paintings during those days. There are lot of things that show the talent of the architects of that period and visitors admire this beauty and talent throughout the year.

The design of Jama Masjid is very unique and is rarely found in the world. The architecture of this building made it a unique and world famous. It is well constructed with a fountain at the center, and is supported by 4 kiosks in the courtyard and the interior walls of it are scripted in a Persian style where the words of praise for Shah Jahan and Jahanara are written. The use of black marble can also be seen. The dome of the center part is the highest among the surrounding ones of this sanctuary. The Muthamman Chowk is the popular area that covered the distance between the famous Jama Masjid and Delhi Gate.

Jama Masjid in Agra History

Jama Masjid is open for the tourist all the time and people can pray here at any time they visit. It is surrounded by Big Bazaar in Agra and and is in the center of Agra city. It is constructed on high plinth that are supported by some stairs and 5 arched entrances. It has overall 3 domes that further enhance its beauty. The geometrical design of the Mosque makes it unique and different from the others that are located in other cities. The wings on the prayer wall and panels of the building are beautifully designed with sandstones. They mostly resemble with the one in Taj Mahal. Therefore, exploring this Mosque will provide all the details of the culture, tradition and love for architecture during Mughal period can be understood.

Jama Masjid Agra Address: Moti Katra, Mantola, Agra, Uttar Pradesh - 282003

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    Atul from Noida 2220 Days ago

    i want to know the timings of jama masjid in agra and also tell me about entry charges

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    a Expertfrom 1913 Days ago

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