The famous Mecca Masjid is situated nearby Charminar in a south-west of Hyderabad. The development of this mosque began in the year 1614 by Sultan Muhammad Qutub Shah and was Aurangzeb finished in 1693. Worked with neighborhood rock, it discovers put among biggest mosques in India and is the most vital and biggest one in the city. The angled exhibition shows the tombs of all the Nizam’s from the year 1803.
The mosque has a length of 225 feet and is 180 feet wide with a stature of 75 feet. The name is gotten from the Grand Mosque in Mecca on which it is demonstrated. The corridor has a measurement of 67 meters x 54 meters x 23 meters. The rooftop is refreshed on 15 curves.
There is a high blocking divider on the western side for Mehrab. It has two tremendous octagonal sections, which are made from a solitary bit of rock. This is in turn bested by an angled exhibition delegated by a vault. This mosque can oblige 10,000 admirers whenever. It is found two hundred yards from Charminar. The mosque was accepted to have utilized blocks amid its development where brought from Mecca. A room in the patio is accepted to house a consecrated relic of the prophet. As per history, Sultan Muhammad Qutub Shah welcomed the whole faithful religious senior citizens in the city to establish the framework stone however as nobody had approached, Sultan Muhammad himself volunteered to establish framework and it is said that he never missed his midnight petition in life ideal from the age of 12. Guests coming to Charminar additionally visit the blessed mosque, which loans an awesome air to the Muslim admirers in the old city of Hyderabad.
No Entry fee for Mecca Masjid
It is open on all days
Timings of Mecca Masjid are 04:00AM to 09:30PM
Address of Mecca Masjid: Charminar, Ghansi Bazaar, Hyderabad, Telangana 500002.