Masjid e Tooba

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Tooba Mosque
مسجد طوبٰی
Tooba Mosque-3.jpg
Tooba Mosque located in DHA, Karachi
Basic information
LocationKarachi, Pakistan
AffiliationIslam
DistrictKarachi
ProvinceSindh
Ecclesiastical or organizational statusMosque
Architectural description
Architect(s)Dr. Babar Hamid Chauhan, Zaheer Haider Naqvi[1]
Architectural typeMosque
Architectural styleMidcentury modern
Completed1969[2]
Specifications
Capacity5,000[2]
Dome(s)1
Dome dia. (outer)65 metres (213 ft)
Minaret(s)1
Minaret height37 metres (121 ft)

Masjid e Tooba or Tooba Mosque (Urdu: مسجد طوبٰی‎) also known as Gol Masjid, is located in the city of Karachi, Sindh the province of Pakistan. It is situated in the phase 2 of DHA (Defense Housing Authority), Karachi.[2]

The construction of the mosque began in 1966 and completed in 1969. The mosque was designed by Pakistani architect Dr. Babar Hamid Chauhan and the engineer was Zaheer Haider Naqvi.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Masjid-e-Tooba - All You Need to Know". dhatoday.com. Retrieved 14 October 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "Masjid-e-Tooba". www.sindhidunya.com. Retrieved 14 October 2018.

Coordinates: 24°50.581′N 67°03.267′E / 24.843017°N 67.054450°E / 24.843017; 67.054450