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About Tipu Sultan Mosque

The Tipu Sultan Mosque or Tipu Sultan Masjid was built in 1832 by Prince Ghulam Mohammed, the youngest son of Tipu Sultan. This mosque is a treat to the eyes with its remains of architectural and enriching traditions. People from all religions come to this place to pay their respects and admire the architecture of the place. Being one of the most famous mosques in Kolkata, it attracts a lot of crowds. It is a doubled-aisled structure that adds to the beautiful vision of the mosque. It also has multiple domes that display the effect of Mughal era. There are tall corner towers and complex designs with curves to give the place a subtle European look.

Historical Context: This temple is dedicated to Goddess Kali and was named so after its association with Anthony firangee

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  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 1 hour
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Family
  • Not Allowed Footwear, Pets
  • Allowed Camera

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