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Jama Masjid, Delhi

Features

Jama masjid of Delhi is the largest mosque of India by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. The courtyard of the mosque can occupy up to 25000 prayers. The construction of the mosque began in year 1650 and was completed in year 1656 with 6000 workers. The mosque is built in red sandstone and white marble with three gateways, four towers and two lofty minarets.

Timings

7.00 am to 12.00 pm, 1.30 pm to 6.30 pm, No entry to tourists during prayer timings. Entry free

Local Transport

Nearest Metro railway station is Chawri Market. The local transport mode in New Delhi are the Metro Trains (For time table and route check www.delhimetrorail.com), local trains, local buses (For timetable and route check www.dtc.nic.in), taxis, cabs and rikshaws.

How to reach

Delhi is well connected with domestic and international flights, to all the major cities within and outside India. The all major and, nearly, all the minor destinations in India connects to three important railway stations such as New Delhi Railway Station, Old Delhi Railway Station and Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station. Delhi is well connected, by a network of roads and national highways, with all the major cities in India.

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