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Jama Masjid - Leh

Main Bazaar, Leh, India
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Being rebuilt

For some obscure reason, it was decided to tear down this nice mosque and build a new one. They are... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Peregrineri
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New Delhi, India
Landmark for locating the Main market

Let isn't too big, however for 1st timers the lanes can get confusing. I found the Jama Masjid to... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Gavin R
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Main Bazaar, Leh, India
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

For some obscure reason, it was decided to tear down this nice mosque and build a new one. They are taking a long time to do it and the noise and dust is really spoiling the area around it. I hope it doesn't take too...More

Thank Peregrineri
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Let isn't too big, however for 1st timers the lanes can get confusing. I found the Jama Masjid to be a good landmark as it is situated in the heart of the market and is a good location point to meet up with people. As...More

Thank Gavin R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Situated in the main market.This mosque is quite grand.I happened to be here on friday I offered my friday prayer here.The mosque is well maintained and very good arrangement inside.I learnt that this is a historical mosque and is about 600 years old.

Thank askhan_2015
Reviewed 7 May 2017

One can visit this place while roaming around the Leh Larket, Quite Bis Masjid and architecture is very nice.

Thank anjan_mukherjee
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Can be visited while roaming in Leh market along with monastery near to this during acclimatisation. Leg district is dominated by Buddhism.Nothing very much special in this.

Thank shashindrak
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Situated in the Leh Bazaar, it is the biggest mosque in Leh. Any one who visits Leh Bazaar, automatically see it due to its prominent location. There are a few bakeries in and around this mosque where one can get various delicious bakery items. Behind...More

Thank Ratnesh M
Reviewed 9 March 2017

In a landscape dominated by monasteries, the Jama masjid shows us the diversity of our country. The mosque itself is more than 350 years old. The good thing is that one does not have to do a special trip to visit here as it is...More

Thank Streetbob79
Reviewed 26 January 2017

When you visit the main bazzar (and you will) the Jama Masjid dominates the street. It is quite an imposing and impressive building, but we weren't tempted to look inside.

Thank infoaddict
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is a mosque in the middle of the Leh Bazar.. perhaps the history of why and how the mosque came up here is more interesting than the mosque itself.

1  Thank Raghuraman C
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Well maintained and sufficiently warm. Nice interior and people are quite friendly. Hot water is not available (atleast not when I went there).

Thank hasan1210
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