Jameh Mosque of Fahraj

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Jameh Mosque of Fahraj
مسجد جامع فهرج
Shabestan of Jameh mosque of Fahraj
Jameh Mosque of Fahraj is located in Iran
Jameh Mosque of Fahraj
Shown within Iran
Basic information
LocationFahraj, Yazd, Iran
Geographic coordinates31°46′N 54°35′E / 31.76°N 54.58°E / 31.76; 54.58Coordinates: 31°46′N 54°35′E / 31.76°N 54.58°E / 31.76; 54.58
ProvinceYazd Province
Ecclesiastical or organizational statusIn use.
Architectural description
Architectural typeKhorasani
Completed8th-10th century[1]

Jameh mosque of Fahraj or Congretation mosque of Fahraj, Friday mosque of Fahraj or Grand mosque of Fahraj, Imam Hassan mosque is a mosque from early Islamic era located in Fahraj, Yazd country, Iran.

The congregational mosque of Fahraj is located at the center of the present town. It is among the oldest extant mosques in Persia; it demonstrates the simple architectural characteristics of the early Islamic centuries.[2][3]