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Badshahi Mosque
بادشاہی مسجد
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A view of the mosque's prayer hall
Badshahi Mosque is located in LahoreBadshahi Mosque
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Basic information
Location Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Geographic coordinates 3135′17″N 7418′36″ECoordinates: 3135′17″N 7418′36″E
Affiliation Sunni Islam
Country Pakistan
Architectural description
Architect(s) Nawab Zain Yar Jang Bahadur
Architectural type Mosque
Architectural style Indo-Islamic, Mughal
Completed 1673
Capacity 56,000
Dome(s) 3
Minaret(s) 8 (4 major, 4 minor)
Minaret height 176 ft 4 in (53.75 m)
Materials Red sandstone, marble
The Badshahi Mosque (Punjabi and Urdu: بادشاہی مسجد‬‎, or "Imperial Mosque") is a Mughal era masjid in Lahore, capital of the Pakistani province of Punjab, Pakistan. The mosque is located west of Lahore Fort along the outskirts of the Walled City of Lahore, and is widely considered to be one of Lahore's most iconic landmarks.

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