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Qolşärif Mosque (Kazan)

Qolşärif Mosque (Kazan)

 

 

 

 

Location: Kazan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Description of the Qolşärif Mosque or Kul-Sharif Mosque

Qolşärif Mosque or Kul-Sharif Mosque is a modern Muslim religious building constructed in 1996 on a site of medieval mosque destroyed by Russian troops of Ivan the Terrible. It is named after imam Kul Sharif, one of the religious leaders who organized futile defence of the Tatar capital. This beautiful building can include over 1500 people. Four minarets on four sides of the mosque reach a height of 58 meters.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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Hotels, motels and where to sleep

 

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