Here are the top 5 Largest mosques in the world.


1-Masjid al-Haram

Masjid al-Haram located in Mecca and one of the largest Mosque in the world and position of 356,800 square metres(88.2 acres) across 2 million people can perform hajj every year. It is also famous as the largest mosque in the world. The first construction was done by Prophet Ibrahim(PBUH) and his son Ismail. According to the Quran Pak, Masjid Al-Haram is the first mosque made in the world.

2-Istiqlal Mosque

Istiqlal Mosque, located in Jakarta, Indonesia. It is the largest Mosque in South Asia. Istiqlal Mosque also has aa huge capacity for pray. The mosque also memorialises Indonesian Independence. And the name of Istiqlal is an Arabic word its mean ‘Independence’. Mosque was opened to the public on 22 February 1978. The Mosque located next to Merdeka Square and Jakarta Cathedral.

3-The Hassan II Mosque

The Hassan II Mosque is also the most lag mosque in the world. It is situated at Casablanca and has the highest minaret on the globe of the Mosque. Mosque has 90,000 m sq and 105,5000 supporters. The design for Hassan II Mosque designed by France structurer Michel Pinseau and Bouygues.

4-Masjid e Tooba (Gol Masjid), Karachi, Pakistan

The Mosque Tooba is located in Defense Housing Society Karachi, Pakistan. The Mosque was built in 1969. It is also known as (Gol Masjid). The Mosque Tooba is the Nineteenth largest Mosque in the world. Mosque was built with pure white marble. It has 72 meters(236 feet) in diameter. The Mosque has 5,000 people capacity. Masjid e Tooba was designed by Dr Babar Hamid Chauhan. Dr Babar is the famous architect in Pakistan.

5-Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Istanbul

The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is the largest mosque, it is located in Istanbul, Turkey. Mosque was built in 1616 in Istanbul. The Mosque is also known as Blue Mosque because for blue tiles adorning on the Mosque. It also becomes a popular tourist attraction. According to the largest mosque, Sultan Ahmed Mosque is the world’s seventeenth largest Mosque in the world.

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