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Jumma masjid is located at .....................................
& was built by.................................

Asked by naval handa, 21 Jul '07 10:51 pm
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#Jumma masjid,Ahmedabad(Gujarat)-Built by the city's(Ahmedabad) founder, Sultan Ahmed Shah in 1423. It stands on 26 pillars supporting 15 domes at varying elevations.
#Jumma Masjid,Bijapur(Karnataka)-Built by Ali Adil Shah I (1557 -79).Sprawling over an area of about 1,16,300 sq.m and having graceful arches, a fine dome and a large inner courtyard with room for 2250 worshippers, spaces for them marked out in black squares on the polished floor, the Mosque's sacred alcove has the Koran intricately painted on it with letters of gold.
#Jumma Masjid,Gulbarga(Karnataka)-Built by Feroze Shah, covering an area of 38016 sq. feet resembles the great mosque of Cardova in Spain. The architectural style is typically Persian, with stilted domes and narrow entrances.
Answered by Priya Sivaji, 22 Jul '07 09:55 am

 
  
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(a) JUMMA MASJID - Jamnagar
During Aurangzeb's rule in the year 1664, Qutbuddin attacked this state of Jamnagar and during which His Highness Jam Raisinhji died. Qutbuddin entered the city with his army and looted it. He built the first mosque in the main bazaar of Jamnagar city. This mosque was later beautified and made bigger and named Jumma Masjid. The present face of Jumma Masjid was given by His Highness Jam Vibhaji's muslim wife Dhanbai
(http://www.jamnagaronnet.com/tourism/jumma_masjid.htm)


(b) JUMMA MASJID - BIJAPUR (Karn)
Address :City Bijapur, State Karnataka, Location South India
Type of Construction Medieval
Type of Building Mosque
Religion Islam
(c) Bangalore. The Jumma Masjid
The Jumma Masjid, Old Poor House Road.
Jumma Masjid means "Friday Mosque" they say, so it is not surprising that more than one Indian temple bears the name. The result of remarkable labor in intractable material, they are, if not "sermons in stones", history in stones whi ...more
Answered by bharat kumar, 22 Jul '07 12:25 am

 
  
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At DELHI. It was Commisioned by: Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan

Answered by GOPI KUMAR, 21 Jul '07 10:58 pm

 
  
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Jumma Masjid is a fine piece of Muslim architecture in Adoni, Kurnool district. It was built by Madu Qadiri, the Adil Shahi governor in the year 1680 AD. The entrance to this mosque is through a lofty portal framed by supports.
Answered by anjali sharma, 21 Jul '07 10:52 pm

 
  
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