Jama Masjid Bhopal
Compared to the Taj-ul-Masjid, the Jama Masjid is the much smaller
mosque, and was built by Qudisiya Begum in 1837.
Not as grand as the Taj-ul-Masjid, the Jama Masjid is nevertheless a
well-preserved monument, and its two huge minarets can be sighted from
a great distance.
The mosque also has three bulbous cupolas, but the main feature of
the Jama Masjid is its interior a splendid example of Islamic
The mosque contains a series of alabaster-white columned arches that
present a very pretty sight, and the inner sanctum of the mosque is
built out of marble. The Jama Masjid complex also contains a small
pond, and was extensively renovated after Independence.