Aqsab Mosque

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This article is about the mosque in Damascus. For the Damascus neighborhood by the same name, see Masjid Aqsab.

Coordinates: 33°31′05″N 36°18′40″E / 33.518041°N 36.311198°E / 33.518041; 36.311198

Aqsab Mosque
جامع الأقصاب
Basic information
Location Syria Suq Sarouja, Damascus, Syria
Affiliation Islam
Region Levant
Status Active
Architectural description
Architectural type Mosque
Architectural style Ayyubid
Completed 1234
Specifications
Minaret(s) 1

The Aqsab Mosque (Arabic: جامع الأقصاب‎‎, transliteration: jāmiʿ al-aqṣāb) is an Ayyubid-era mosque in Damascus, Syria. It is on Suq Sarujiyya outside the walls of the old city, near the Bab al-Salam gate.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Aqsab Mosque Archnet Digital Library.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Rihawi, Abdul Qader (1979). Arabic Islamic Architecture: Its Characteristics and Traces in Syria. Publications of the Ministry of Culture and National Leadership.