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Posts Tagged ‘Mecca Masjid’

Andhra Pradesh Religious Tourism

The state of Andhra Pradesh is renowned for its pilgrimage sites. There are many religious pilgrim places in this state. Some of the main religious places in Andhra Pradesh are given below. The Tirupati Temple which is situated on the Tirumala hills, Chittoor District is the most important religious center of the state. It is well-known [...]

Hyderabad: The City of Nizams

One of the fastest growing metropolises in India, Hyderabad is also the city with a rich historical past. The city of Charminar, Hyderabad is one Indian city which often offers glimpses of mingling of the North and the South. Hyderabad has a rich cultural influence over the rest of the country as a result of [...]

Mecca Masjid: The magnificent architectural marvel of Quli Qutb Shah

When you visit the city of Hyderabad, you should definitely visit the Mecca Masjid which is one of the top-rated tourist attractions in the city. The Mecca Masjid lies at a distance of only 100 yards from the popular and momentous Charminar. About Mecca Masjid  Also known as Makkah Masjid, Mecca Masjid is one of [...]

Eid Mubarak! India’s most prominent Mosques and Dargahs

  Celebrated on the 1st day of Shawwal, Eid Ul Fitr concludes the thirty days of fasting from dawn to dusk Muslims start during the month of Ramadan, the word ‘Fitr’ meaning to break while ‘Eid’ in Arabic translates to ‘festivity’. A festival that commences with the first sightings of the new moon in the [...]

The ‘Pride of the Deccan’ – Hyderabad!

So beautiful it’s often referred to as the ‘Pride of the Deccan’, Hyderabad one of India’s most spectacular cities known for its magnificent monuments, Mughal gardens, dazzling lakes, and more. Lending an air of romance to the city is the interesting legend related to its foundation. It’s said that a young prince Muhammad Quli fell madly in [...]