In Paintings: 8 Beautiful Mosques of India

With the spread of Islam into India, many rulers took to building mosques. Apart from being places for worship, these mosques are a symbol of creativity, of our Islamic heritage and are known for their architectural styles. From early times, travellers from different parts of the world have been visiting India, leaving us with fascinating travel tales. But there were some, who, enamoured by the beauty and diversity of mosques in the country,  captured it all on their canvas.

In this post, we give you a glimpse into 8 gorgeous mosques in India through the eyes of these traveller-artists!


Scroll down to see paintings of each mosque, then swipe or press the next button to explore the next mosque.

1. Moti Masjid Agra (Pearl Mosque Agra Fort)

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