Mosques in Russia – Beautiful and Amazing Mosques in Russia


Mosques in Russia – Beautiful and Amazing Mosques in Russia



Mosques in Russia – Beautiful and Amazing Mosques in Russia

Moscow Cathedral Mosque is the main mosque of Moscow, Russia. It is located on Olimpiysky Avenue, close to the Olympic Stadium in the centre of the city. The original structure was built in 1904 according to the design of the architect Nikolay Zhukov and has undergone some reconstructions since then. A new mosque has been built at the site of the former one. It was officially inaugurated on 23 September 2015. Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia, Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey and Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Territories together with local Muslim leaders participated in the inauguration ceremony of this mosque.
Akhmad Kadyrov Mosque is located in Grozny, the capital of Chechnya. It is one of the largest mosques in Russia and is officially known as “The Heart of Chechnya”, Completed October 16, 2008.

Aymani Kadyrov Mosque

 Chechen President, Ramzan Kadyrov inaugurate a mosque named after his mother Haja Aymani Kadyrova. Habib Ali was accompanied by Sbaykh Usama al-Azhari. Aymani Kadyrova was the wife of the first Chechen president Akhmad Kadyrov.

Makhachkala Grand Mosque,

The Grand Mosque in Makhachkala (Yusuf Bei Cami) is the main mosque of the Republic of Dagestan. It is supposed to have been patterned after the Sultan Ahmed Mosque in Istanbul. The building can accommodate up to 17,000 worshipers. Its construction was financed by Turkey. The mosque was completed and consecrated in 1998.

Nizhny Novgorod Cathedral Mosque

built in 1915

Saint Petersburg Mosque

when opened in 1913, was the largest mosque in Europe outside Turkey, The mosque is situated in downtown St Petersburg. It can accommodate up to five thousand worshippers. The founding stone was laid in 1910 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the reign of Abdul Ahat Khan in Bukhara. Its construction was completed by 1921.

Salavat Yulaev Mosque,

Ufa, Russia. Salavat Yulaev is a Bashkir national hero who participated in Pugachev’s Rebellion.

White Mosque of Astrakhan,

Valkoinen moskeija, Astrakhan. The historical white mosque of Astrakhan, from the 19th century.

Lala Tulpan, (“Tulip in Bloom”)

in Ufa is one of Russia’s largest mosques with 53-metre-tall twin minarets. The building can hold up to 1000 worshippers. It was built between 1990 and 1998 to a modernist design by Wakil Davlyatshin.Indahnya Menara Tulip Masjid Lala Tulpan di Rusia. Lala Tulpan mosque in Ufa – Russia

Mukhtarov Mosque (Sunnitskaya) (Vladikavkaz, Russia),

The Sunni Mosque or the Mukhtarov Mosque is a historic mosque on the left bank of the Terek River in Vladikavkaz. The mosque owes its name to the Azerbaijani millionaire Murtuza Mukhtarov who financed its construction in 1900-1908. Established 1908 The mosque has been protected as a historic landmark since 1934. In 1996, it was badly damaged by an explosion and later restored.


Kazan Kremlin – at the time of its construction one of the largest mosques in Russia, and in Europe outside of Istanbul. the mosque was built in the Kazan Kremlin in the 16th century. It was named after Qolsärif.


Largest Mosques in the World by Capacity in 2017 HD videos and images


Largest Mosques in the World

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Ranking of mosque according to capacity

#1 Masjid al-Haram Capacity 4,000,000 City Mecca Saudi Arabia Construct between 634 and 644(wikipedia)
#2 Al-Masjid al-Nabawi Capacity 1,000,000 City Medina Saudi Arabia Construct Pre 622
#3 Imam Husayn Shrine and Al Abbas Mosque Capacity 1,000,000 City Karbala Iraq Construct 680.
#4 Imam Ali Mosque Capacity 800,000 City Najaf Iraq Construct 900
#5 Jamkaran Mosque Capacity 800,000 City Qom Iran Construct 984
#6 Shah Mosque Capacity 700,000 City Isfahan Iran Construct
#7 Imam Reza Shrine Capacity 500,000 City Mashhad Iran Construct 818
#8 Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque Capacity 500,000 City Isfahan Iran Construct 1618
#9 Bara Imambara Capacity 350,000 City Lucknow India Construct 1784
#10 Istiqlal Mosque, Capacity 200,000 City Jakarta Indonesia Construct 1978
#11 Faisal Mosque Capacity 200,000 City Islamabad Pakistan Construct 1986
#12 Taj-ul-Masajid Capacity 175,000 City Bhopal India Construct 1901
#13 Hassan II Mosque Capacity 105,000 City Casablanca Morocco Construct 1993
#14 Badshahi Mosque Capacity 100,000 City Lahore Pakistan Construct 1673
#15 Chota Imambara Capacity 100,000 City Lucknow India Construct 1784

#16 Jama Masjid Capacity 85,000 City Old Delhi India Construct 1656
#17 Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Capacity 60,000 City Cotabato City Philippines Construct 2011
#18 Great Mosque of Surabaya Capacity 59,000 City East Java Indonesia Construct 2000
#19 Saleh Mosque Capacity 44,000 City Sana’a Yemen Construct 2008
#20 Sheikh Zayed Mosque Capacity 40,000 City Abu Dhabi UAE Construct 2007
#21 Baitul Mukarram Capacity 40,000 City Dhaka Bangladesh Construct 1960
#22 Jamia Masjid, Capacity 33,000 City kashmir India Construct 1400
#23 Sheikh Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab Mosque Capacity 30,000 City Doha Qatar Construct 2010
#24 Sabancı Mosque Capacity 28,000 City Adana Turkey Construct 1998
#25 Grand Jamia Mosque Capacity 25,000 (indoor capacity) 70,000 (outdoor capacity) City Punjab Pakistan Construct 2014
#26 Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Mosque Capacity 24,000 City Selangor Malaysia Construct 1988
#27 Id Kah Mosque Capacity 20,000 City Xinjiang China Construct 1442
#28 Al-Azhar Mosque Capacity 20,000 City Cairo Egypt Construct 972
#29 Mecca Masjid Capacity 20,000 City Hyderabad India Construct 1694
#30 Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque Capacity 20,000 City Muscat Oman Construct 2001

3rd Largest Masjid of the World is to be constructed in Bahria Town Karachi with architectural designs of Masjids in Turkey, Iran, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates & Kuwait.The main hall of the mosque can accommodate 25,000 people and it has a total capacity of 70,000. A modern Islamic Research Center, Islamic Museum, Islamic Cultural Center & an International University is also being constructed in this project.

Oldest Mosque in The World Saudia Arabia India China Jerusalem Syria Iraq Tunisia Somalia


Oldest Mosque In The World || You Will Be Surprised !!


Islam began in the early 7th century. Originating in Mecca, it quickly spread in the Arabian Peninsula and by the 8th century the Islamic empire was extended from Iberia in the west to the Indus River in the east. As Islam spread throught the world Mosques began to built all over the world, Some of oldest mosque list have been given below.

Masjid al-Haram             Mecca       Saudi Arabia
Quba Mosque                   Medina       Saudi Arabia 622
Al-Masjid al-Nabawi         Medina       Saudi Arabia 622
Masjid al-Qiblatain            Medina       Saudi Arabia 623
Huaisheng Mosque          Guangzhou     China 627
Masjid al-Qiblatayn           Zeila                Somalia 627
Cheraman Juma Masjid   Kodungallur   India 629
Jawatha Mosque              Al-Kilabiyah    Saudi Arabia 629
Palaiya Jumma Palli        Kilakarai       India 630
Great Mosque of Kufa      Kufa               Iraq         639
Mosque of Uqba             Kairouan       Tunisia 670
Imam Hussain Mosque   Karbala       Iraq         680
Al-Aqsa Mosque             Old City           Jerusalem 705
Al-Zaytuna Mosque         Tunis               Tunisia 709
Umayyad Mosque     Damascus       Syria 715
Great Mosque of Xi’an     Shaanxi       China 742
Imam Ali Mosque     Najaf               Iraq         977
Atiq Mosque                     Awjila               Libya 1101
Arba’a Rukun Mosque     Mogadishu     Somalia 1268/9
Fakr ad-Din Mosque        Mogadishu     Somalia 1269
Kazimar Big Mosque       Madurai      India 1284

Beautiful Mosques In United States of America

Mosques United States of America

Beautiful Mosques In United States of America, 50 Mosques No Ranking
List of Mosques in the United States of America – Wikipedia
the first American mosque building was a mosque in Biddeford, Maine that was founded in 1915 by Albanian Muslims. A Muslim cemetery still existed there in 1996.