Published:  12:22 AM, 28 September 2019

Kutub Shahi Masjid in Kishoregonj

Kutub Shahi Masjid in Kishoregonj

Name of the mosque is Kutub Shahi Mosque. This is basically a five dome mosque. One larger dome is at the center, and other four domes are near at the corner of the mosque. This is a rectangular shaped mosque and typical smaller one. That's why all the domes atop are jammed together.

Central dome of the Kutub Shah Mosque is slightly semi spherical shaped and the other four domes are the shape of oval (half of the oval).

Each of the domes is having upside down like flowering ornate at the top. There is a doubt available between the scholars regarding the building period of the mosque. Some believe its 16th century and some believe it's from 17th century.

Whatever it is, the mosque was built by a saint named Kutub Shah and the name of the mosque is taken after him. His grave is located exactly beside the mosque along with other of his companions (locals' assumption)How to goAfter reaching Kishoreganj, you can take local transport to reach the beautiful ancient mosque.

How to reach: Kishoreganj districtYou can go to Kishoregonj bus or train from Dhaka. In Dhaka there is available bus service and three trains up-down regularly except Friday and Wednesday. 

Where to stayAccommodation facilities in Kishoregonj are pretty good and you can find available hotels in this part of Bangladesh. Things to do Pray in the mosque and take photos for collection and share with others.Eating facilitiesAs well as you can find many more restaurant here to eat.

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