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Master piece of Mughal architecture | by Aliraza Khatri
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Master piece of Mughal architecture

At Majestic Shahjahan Mosque Built by the Great Former Muslim King of South Asia .... Shahjahan.


Thatta’s Jamia Masjid popularly known as Shah Jahan Masjid is a masterpiece. It was built on the orders of Shah Jahan, who gifted it to the people of Thatta. Its construction started in 1644 and was completed in 1647, while the floor was built in 1657. The whole mosque measures 51,850 square feet. The mosque also has a ventilation system and during the hot summer months one feels comfortable enough.


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Taken on October 21, 2007