Khanlar mosque

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Khanlar mosque
Xanlar məscidi
Xanlar məscidi (3).jpg
Religion
AffiliationIslam
Location
LocationBaku
CountryAzerbaijan

Khanlar Mosque (Azerbaijani: Xanlar məscidi) is located in Baku, Azerbaijan. It’s one of the religious monuments in Old City.[1]

History[edit]

The mosque was constructed by order of Khanlarov brothers in 19th century. It was constructed according to the plan of Mashadi Mirza Gafar Ismayilov.[2]

The mosque has a shape of elongated quadrangle was integrated into a row with residential areas, near Hanlarov brother’s apartment. The entrance is divided into 3 equal parts. The pattern of floral ornaments is decorating the outer side of the mosque.[1][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Памятники зодчества". anl.az. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
  2. ^ "Список старых мечетей Баку | Баку | Энциклопедия | Религия и культовые сооружения. Мечети". www.bakupages.com. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
  3. ^ "About Icherisheher - Icherisheher". icherisheher.gov.az. Retrieved 2019-07-24.