Religious Tourism in India - Islamic Ziyaarat – Famous Mosques in India – Tipu Sultan Mosque Kolkata

Tipu Sultan Mosque Kolkata constructed in the year 1832 by Prince Ghulam Mohammed [youngest son of Tipu Sultan] is the perfect reflection for the legacy of Tipu Sultan and exhibiting the fabulous Islamic monumental architecture.

Tipu Sultan Mosque is among prominent places of worship in Kolkata and during this period of over 150 years time has introduced many wears and tears to the fabulous construction which is demanding now a very urgent need of repair. Though Prince Ghulam Mohammed Wakf Estate have some income from the rented properties around the Tipu Sultan Mosque but still a government help is the need of hour.

Tipu Sultan Mosque is construction to accommodate 1000 Namajis [followers of Islam, paying Namaj] with 16 domes and 4 Minars. If you are on Kolkata tour, surly Tipu Sultan Mosque, a cultural and architectural heritage, is one among the must visited place.

 


Vital Tourist Information : Tipu Sultan Mosque

Religion : Islam


Construction Era : 1832


Constructed by : Ghulam Mohammed - Tipu Sultan's Youngest Son


Architecture : Moghul architecture


City : Kolkata


State : West Bengal [India]


Region : East India


Interesting Information :
Tourist Attractions of Kolkata city :
Tourist Spots : Botanical Garden - Eden Garden - Hawarah Bridge - Marble Palace - Mother Teressa Home - Rabindra Sadan - Victoria Memorial
Religious Places : Belur Math - Birla Mandir - Kali Temple - Nakhoda Mosque - Parasnath Jain Temple - Saint Paul Cathedral


How To Reach : Tipu Sultan Mosque


Basic Travel Info :
How to reach Kolkata city :
Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Kolkata is among the most busy train destinations of the country. Visitor can catch a super fast / express train from all important cities for getting here.
Road Travel / Bus Route :
Kolkata is gateway for the road links to remote eastern and Northeast city of India. Buses ply at regular interval hence it is much comfortable to reach Calcutta by road.
Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Damdam airport of Kolkata receives multiple international and domestic flights.


Local Transportation :
Famous Tipu Sultan Mosque is located at 185 Dhartamtalla Stree. This ie very easy to reach the place from any part of Kolkata city.