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The structure of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque resembles the Kaaba in Mecca

Basic information
Location Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
Affiliation Islam
Year consecrated 1959
Status active
Leadership Hon'ble Senior Imam: Hafez Maulana Mizanur Rahman Al Qasmi.

Hon'ble Imam(s): Hafez Maulana Mohibullahil Al Baki An Nadvi, Hafez Maulana Ehsanul Haque & Hafez Maulana Mohiuddin Qasmi. Hon'ble Chief Muazzin: Hafez Kari Maulana Kazi Masudur Rahman. Hon'ble Muazzin(s): Hafez Kari Maulana Habibur Rahman Mishkat & Hafez Kari Maulana Muhammad Ishaq.

Architectural description
Architect(s) Abdulhusein M. Thariani
Architectural type National Mosque
Architectural style Islamic Architecture
Groundbreaking 27 January 1960
Completed 1968
Specifications
Capacity 40,000
Height (max) 99 feet
Bayt al Mukarram
Baitul Mukarram (Dhaka) the National Mosque Bangladesh. The structure looks like the Kaaba in Mecca

Baitul Mukarram (Arabic: بيت المكرّم; The holy house) is the national mosque of Bangladesh.


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