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25 Mesmerizing Mosques From Around The World

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Constructed as homes to where we gather together and Pray. Let us enjoy the beauty of these beautifully built mosques this Ramadan. These impressive mosques are a wonder to see from the outside, but wait until you step inside and see how they look.

In no particular order here is a list 25 of the most stunning mosques in the world.

1. Al-Masjid Al-Haram Mosque – Kaaba

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This mosque is located in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The central point in Islam.

2. Masjid E Nabwi

Madina Masjid at night
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Inside of Masjid E Nabwi
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Known as the Madina Mosque, created in memory of the Prophet it is located in Madina, Saudi Arabia.

3. Badshahi Mosque

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Badshahi Interior
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It was commissioned by the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb and is located in Lahore, Pakistan.

4. Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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Located in what was once the Ottoman Empire’sĀ capitalĀ (1453-1923) Turkey, Istanbul. It was also known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles it has in the interior.

5. Muhammed Ali Mosque

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Muhammed Ali Mosque Interior
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With a majestic green interior, this amazing mosque named after the famous boxer is located in Cairo, Egypt.

6. Al Noor

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Inside Al Noor
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This beautifully built mosque is located in Sharjah.

7. Shah Faisal Mosque

Shah Faisal Mosque
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Shah Faisal Mosque Interior
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This stunning mosque is located in the capital of Pakistan, Islamabad. The Turkish architect that designed it said it was inspired by the Kaaba.

8. Kristal (Crystal) Mosque

Kristal Mosque
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This tremendous mosque made of steel, glass and crystal is located in Terengganu, Malaysia.

9. Sheikh Zayed Mosque

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The eighth largest mosque in the world and the largest in UAE. This grand mosque is located in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

10. Al Fateh Mosque

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This beautiful mosque is located in Manama, Bahrain.

11. Fatimah Azzahra Mosque

Fatimah Mosque
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Located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. This beautiful mosque is also known as Jeddah’s floating mosque.

12. Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque

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Built to honor the Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah. This mosque is located in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.

13. Akhmad Kadyrov Mosque

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Known as the Heart of Chechnya, this mosque was built in honor of then, President Akhmad Kadyrov.

14. Toyko Mosque

Tokyo Mosque
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Tokyo Mosque interior
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This beautiful mosque is located in Tokyo, Japan. It is also the largest mosque in Japan.

15. Jumeirah Mosque

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This beautiful mosque is located in Jumeirah, Dubai.

16. Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque

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Located in the capital city Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. Named after the 28th Sultan of Brunei. This immense mosque is a blend of Mughal architecture and Italian style. Utterly breathtaking.

17. Al Saleh Mosque

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Al Saleh Mosque interior
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This stunning mosque is located int Sana’a, Yemen.

18. Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Mosque

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Sultan interior
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This stunning mosque is located in Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia.

19. Hui Mosque

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Hui Mosque Interior
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This beautiful mosque is located in Ningxia, China.

20. Shrine of Hazrat Ali Mosque

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Located in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan. This beautiful mosque was built in the 15th century.

21. Qulsharif Mosque

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Qul Sharif mosque Interior
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This amazing Mosque is located in Kazan, Tatarstan (Russia).

22. Nur Astana Mosque

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The is the second largest Mosque in Kazakhstan in the city Astana. It is also the second largest in Central Asia.

23. Al-Aqsa Mosque

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Al Aqsa Interior view
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A part of Islamic history that seems lost. The first Mosque that Muslims prayed towards before praying towards the Kaaba. Located in Jerusalem, Israel.

24. Hazrat Sultan Mosque

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Inside Hazrat Sultan Mosque
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This impressive Mosque is considered one of the largest Mosques in Central Asia. It is located in Astana, Kazakhstan.

25. As-Salam Mosque

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As-salam Mosque
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This beautiful mosque is also known as the floating mosque as it floats on a lake. Located in Puchong, Malaysia.

Which of these beautiful mosques would you like to see first?