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Daftar ki Masjid

Daftar ki Masjid is located on the city limits of Aihole in Bagalkot District. Popularly known as Office Mosque, the masjid is built around 1510. It is believed that the mosque was constructed out of masonry taken off from ancient Hindu temples. The flat ceilings and pillars resemble the architecture style of Chalukyan temples. Ek Minar ki Masjid is located in the south-east corner of the courtyard. With a Bahmani style dome, this mosque is also famous as 'one-minaret mosque.'

The nearest railway station is Bagalkot Railway Station.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Bagalkot
Location: Aihole    


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