jama masjid ahmedabad

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Ahmedabad Lens: Jama Masjid

Built in 1423 AD by Sultan Ahmed Shah, the Jama Masjid or Jami Mosque is considered to the benchmark of mosque design in Western India. The architect has incorporated two types of sanctuary facades, the screen of arches and the pillared portico,…