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Brian Platz
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This is a list of mosques, or more specifically, world famous mosques. I've included lots of photographs. Mosques are the house of worship for Muslims, the followers of Islam. Mosques began on the Arabian peninsula, but today can be found on every major continent. While mosques may be a center of controversy today in some parts of the world, one has to admit that many of them are rather beautiful buildings. Since this list of mosques is of the most famous mosques in the world, many of these will also be the grandest. So enjoy all the pictures of famous mosques!

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Pul-e Khishti Mosque is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Pul-e Khishti Mosque Located in Afghanistan. Built in 1800.

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Et'hem Bey Mosque is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Et'hem Bey Mosque Albania - Located in Albania. Built in 1823.

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Great Mosque of Algiers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Great Mosque of Algiers Located in Algeria. Built in 1097.

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Ketchaoua Mosque is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Ketchaoua Mosque Located in Algeria. Built in 1612.

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Ziarat Shareef is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Ziarat Shareef Located in India. Built in 1980.

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Centro Cultural Islam King Fah... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Centro Cultural Islam King Fahd Located in Argentina. Built in 2006.

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Blue Mosque is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Blue Mosque Located in Armenia. Built in 1766.

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Auburn Gallipoli Mosque is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Auburn Gallipoli Mosque New South Wales, Australia - Located in Australia. Built in 1979.

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Lakemba Mosque is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Lakemba Mosque Located in Australia. Built in 1977.

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Al Fateh Grand Mosque is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Al Fateh Grand Mosque Located in Bahrain. Built in 2006.

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Baitul Mukarram is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Baitul Mukarram Bangladesh - Located in Bangladesh. Built in the 1960s.

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Sixty Dome Mosque is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Sixty Dome Mosque Located in Bangladesh. Built in the 15th century.

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Choto Sona Masjid is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Choto Sona Masjid Located in Bangladesh. Built in 1493.

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Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosq... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque Brunei - Located in Brunei. Built in 1959.

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Baitun Nur is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Baitun Nur Located in Canada. Built in 2008.

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Niujie Mosque is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Niujie Mosque Beijing, China - Located in China. Built in 996.

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Id Kah Mosque is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Id Kah Mosque Azerbaijan - Located in China. Built in 1442.

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Muslim Mosque in Lhasa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Muslim Mosque in Lhasa Located in China.

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Great Mosque of Xi'an is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Great Mosque of Xi'an Located in China. Built in 742.

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Kowloon Masjid and Islamic Cen... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Kowloon Masjid and Islamic Centre Located in China. Built in 1984.

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Mosque of Omar Ibn Al-Khattab is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Mosque of Omar Ibn Al-Khattab Colombia - Located in Colombia. Built in 1997.

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Mosque of Muhammad Ali is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Mosque of Muhammad Ali Cairo, Egypt - Located in Egypt. Built in 1848.

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Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hass... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan Egypt - Located in Egypt. Built in 1356.

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Al-Azhar Mosque is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Al-Azhar Mosque Located in Egypt. Built in 969.

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Al-Hussein Mosque is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Al-Hussein Mosque Located in Egypt. Built in 1154.

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Mosque of Ibn Tulun is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Mosque of Ibn Tulun Egypt - Located in Egypt. Built in 879.

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Kuzkandi Jamiah Masjid is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Kuzkandi Jamiah Masjid Located in Pakistan. Built in 1950.

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El-Mursi Abul Abbas Mosque is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Mosques
El-Mursi Abul Abbas Mosque Located in Egypt. Built in 1219.

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Al Qa'ed Ibrahim Mosque is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Al Qa'ed Ibrahim Mosque Located in Egypt. Built in 1948.

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Grand Mosque of Évry is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Grand Mosque of Évry Essonne, France - Located in France. Built in 1995.

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Paris Mosque is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Paris Mosque Paris, France - Located in France. Built in 1926.

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Jama Masjid is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Jama Masjid Located in India. Built in 1656.

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Charminar is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Charminar Hyderabad, India - Located in India. Built in 1591.

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Adina Masjid is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Adina Masjid Located in India. Built in 1363.

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Mecca Masjid is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Mecca Masjid India - Located in India. Built in 1694.

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Baiturrahman Grand Mosque is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Baiturrahman Grand Mosque Indonesia - Located in Indonesia. Built in 1881.

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Istiqlal Mosque is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Istiqlal Mosque Jakarta, Indonesia - Located in Indonesia. Built in 1975.

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Demak Great Mosque is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Demak Great Mosque Located in Indonesia. Built in 1466.

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Jamé Mosque of Isfahan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Jamé Mosque of Isfahan Located in Iran.

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Imam Mosque is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Imam Mosque Located in Iran. Built in 1611.

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Imam Ridha Mosque is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Imam Ridha Mosque Located in Iran.

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Ma'soomah Qom Shrine is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Ma'soomah Qom Shrine Located in Iran.

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Imam Hussain Mosque is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Imam Hussain Mosque Located in Iraq. Built in 680.

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Al Abbas Mosque is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Al Abbas Mosque Iraq - Located in Iraq. Built in 680.

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Imam Ali Mosque is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Imam Ali Mosque Iraq - Located in Iraq.

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Al-Kadhimiya Mosque is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Al-Kadhimiya Mosque Located in Iraq.

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Al-Askari Mosque is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Al-Askari Mosque Iraq - Located in Iraq.

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Great Mosque of Samarra is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Great Mosque of Samarra Samarra, Iraq - Located in Iraq. Built in 852.

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Mahmood Mosque, Zurich is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Mahmood Mosque, Zurich Located in Israel. Built in 1931.

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Habiba Masjid is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Mosques
Habiba Masjid Located in India. Built in 2003.