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Encyclopedia > List of mosques in Pakistan

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This is a list of mosques in Pakistan. The Parthenon on top of the Acropolis, Athens, Greece Architecture (from Latin, architectura and ultimately from Greek, αρχιτεκτων, a master builder, from αρχι- chief, leader and τεκτων, builder, carpenter) is the art and science of designing buildings and structures. ... Mihrab (in Persian مهراب or محراب, in Arabic ألمحراب pl. ... Minarets (Arabic manara منارة, but more usually مئذنة) are distinctive architectural features of Islamic mosques. ... A Minbar (Arabic: منبر) is a pulpit in the mosque where the Imam (leader of prayer) stands to deliver sermons (khutbah خطبه ). The minbar is usually shaped as a small tower with a pointed roof and with a stair leading up to it. ... Architectural style is a way of classifying architecture largely by morphological characteristics - in terms of form, techniques, materials, etc. ... The Sudano-Sahelian is an architectural style common in the Sahel. ... An Iwan is a large, vaulted chamber with a monumental arched opening on one side. ... Hagia Sophia, an Eastern Orthodox church converted into a mosque on the day of the Fall of Constantinople Conversion of non-Muslim houses of worship into mosques began during the life of Muhammad and continued during subsequent Islamic conquests and under the Muslim rule. ... Masjid-u-Shajarah (mosque of the tree) is a miqat (place where ihram is put on) for those going to Mecca for umrah or hajj. ... A list of mosques around the world: // Id Gah Mosque in Kabul Kabul Masjid Masjid Jumuah Herat Rawze-e-Sharif Al Fateh Mosque is Bahrains largest mosque Khamis Mosque believed to be the first mosque in Bahrain Baitul Mukarram Binat Bibi mosque High Court Mosque Sixty Pillar Mosque... The Masjid al-Haram in Mecca as it exists today A mosque is a place of worship for followers of the Islamic faith. ...


Islamabad

A side view of the mosque The mosque against the backdrop of Islamabad, taken from the Margalla Hills The Faisal Mosque in March 2006. ... Islamabad (Urdu: اسلام آباد, abode of Islam), is the capital city of Pakistan, and is located in the Potohar Plateau in the northwest of the country. ...

Punjab

The Badshahi Masjid (بادشاهى مسجد), literally the Royal Mosque, was built in 1674 by Aurangzeb. ... Lahore (Urdu: لاہور) is the capital of the province of Punjab, and the second most populated city in Pakistan, also known as the Gardens of the Mughals or City of Gardens, after the significant rich heritage of the Mughal Empire. ... The Mughal Empire at its greatest extent. ... Dai Anga Mosque Dai Anga was nurse, whose real name was Zebun-nisa was a wet nurse of Shah Jehan and respected in the royal house. ... Data Durbar is the tomb of Ali Hajweri, the famous Sufi of Pakistan, where hundreds of thousands of people come each year to pay their respects and to say their prayers. ... The Suneri Mosque or Golden Mosque is found in the city of Lahore, Pakistan. ... Shia Masjid is one of the largest Shia mosques in the mainly Shiite populated area of Lahore, Islampura. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... The Wazir Khan Mosque in Lahore, Pakistan, is famous for its extensive faience tile work. ... Bhong Mosque is located 200 kilometers away from Bhawalpur, in Bhong, Sadiqabad, Rahim yar khan, Pakistan. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

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