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Moorish Mosque, Kapurthala

Features

Moorish Mosque is prominent and star attraction of Kapurthala city. The mosque was built in 1930 by French Artist Monsieur M Manteaux and consecrated in the presence of the Nawab of Bhawalpur. A famous replica of the Grand Mosque of Marakesh, Morocco, its inner dome has splendid artwork by the artists of the Mayo School of Art, Lahore. The Mosque is a National Monument under the Archaeological Survey of India.

How to reach

Nearest airport is at Amritsar with 75 km. Nearest railway station is Kapurthala and Jalandhar with 20 km. State transport buses, private buses/vehicles are available from other cities.

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