One of the famous Shiya Muslim pilgrimage centre in West Bengal.
The building was started in the year 1841 by Haji Mohammad Mahasin & was completed in the year 1861. The two storied building consisting ranged rooms having a wide entrance of main gate flanked by two giant towers. Today it houses Hamza-e-Ilmia, Higher Religious Education Centre.
The Heritage Commission has allotted Rs 59 lakh for the restoration of the historic imambara, the memorial of Haji Mohammad Mohsin.
The Heritage Commission has allotted Rs 59 lakh for the restoration of the historic imambara
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J_Burke (1285) 2011-01-24 7:28
Great architectural shot, I like your point of view and depth. Excellent light and contrast of colours. This picture looks very much like a painting, I presume you have done a lot of work in post processing to achieve this result? Thanks for sharing.
- Copyright: Mrityunjoy Chatterjee (mrichat) (1705)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-01-15
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: CANON EOS 550D, EF S18-55 IS
- Exposure: f/5.0, 1/45 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2011-01-23 23:18