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Jama Masjid

Jama Masjid is an impressive Muslim monument in Sanguem taluk, south Goa. It was built in the last century and was completely renovated in 1959. The mosque is remarkable for its harmonious proportions and elegant simplicity.

The mosque has four minarets whilst the entrance facade is flanked by two elegant towers surmounted by pillared kiosks. The dome-shaped kiosk rising at the centre of the four minarets adds to the artistic beauty of this monument. Festivals are celebrated here with due solemnity by the rejoicing devotees.

The Masjid is about 26 km from Margao and 54 km from Goa Airport. Sanvordem Curchorem Railway Station is the nearest rail depot.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: South Goa
Location: Sanguem Taluk


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