The Shaikh Zayed Mosque in Fujairah

The Shaikh Zayed Mosque in Fujairah, which opened in September 2015, is the second largest mosque in the UAE. The Dh210-million mosque is built on an area of 39,000 square metres and can accommodate 28,000 worshippers at a time. 
 Photo by Leslie Pableo

Shahjahan Mosque : Thatta’s timeless splendour

The Shah Jahan Mosque is located in Thatta, Sindh province, Pakistan. It was built during the reign of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.


The mosque was built in 1647, during the reign of Mughal King Shah Jahan, as a gift to the people of Sindh for their hospitality . It has been on the tentative UNESCO World Heritage list since 1993.

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