Mughal Architecture: Jama Masjid

Domes of the Mosque

Photograph © Medha Malik Kudaisya -- may be used without prior permission for any educational or scholarly purpose.

The domes of the mosque dominate the cityscape of the walled city of Shahjahanabad.


Asher, Catharine B. Architecture of Mughal India. New York, Cambridge University Press, 1992.

Blake, Stephen. Shahjahanabad. The Sovereign City in Mughal India 1639-1739. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1993.

Richards, John. The Mughal Empire. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1993.

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