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Star Mosque (Tara Masjid)

Abul Khairat Rd | Armanitola, Old dhaka, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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“mughal style” (4 reviews)
“mount fuji” (3 reviews)
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Abul Khairat Rd | Armanitola, Old dhaka, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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"beautiful mosque"
in 11 reviews
"mughal style"
in 4 reviews
"mount fuji"
in 3 reviews
"small mosque"
in 2 reviews
"five times"
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"the hustle and bustle"
in 2 reviews
"heritage site"
in 2 reviews
"historical place"
in 2 reviews
"prayer"
in 7 reviews
"design"
in 7 reviews
"beauty"
in 8 reviews
"century"
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"mosaics"
in 4 reviews
"redecoration"
in 2 reviews
"veranda"
in 3 reviews
"dhaka"
in 29 reviews
"finance"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Star Mosque has become one of the major tourist destination for it's unique architecture and beauty.

Thank Wasif H
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

A great place in the city of Dhaka. There all the people go for some peace and some quality time. Gives a great relief.

Thank Sadat S
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

This amazing structure, popularly called Tara Masjid (Star Mosque), is still standing with her outstanding beauty after more than three centuries. This mosque got its name from innumerable star patterns (Tara in Bengali) made of brightly colored tiles covering the entire polished marble walls of...More

Thank Tintin_Robin
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

This unusual but beautiful mosque, with its striking mosaic decoration, was made in the early 18th century and has been radically altered. It was originally built in typical Mughal style, with four corner towers. Around 50 years ago a local businessman financed its redecoration with...More

Thank SatyendraGarg
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Reviewed January 30, 2018

This beautiful historical mosque is situated in Old Dhaka. Beautifully decorated with motifs of blue stars. A serene place from the hustle of city life.

Thank Arif K
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

Star Mosque popularly called Tara Masjid is located at Armanitola area in the old and congested parts of the Dhaka city. The famous beautiful mosque built more than three centuries ago has ornate designs and is decorated with images of blue stars. This superb structure...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2017

Very beautiful and serene place to visit to get away from the hussle and bussle of Dhaka. The architecture is beautifully designed. This is the islamic culture with many muslims come to pray 5 times a day.

Thank littlelegsinAsia
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Nice heavenly place. nice ancient heritage mosque. It will remind you of creator. gentle breeze will blow your mind. go there have a break.

Thank fujael
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

This wonderful and nicely built mosque is located at old Dhaka city.The architectural view and unique design have made it very attractive to the visitors.A good number of Muslim people go there everyday for offering prayers five times.In Friday and Eid days or other Muslim...More

Thank mmk07
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

Star Mosque is really beautiful with historical value. But there are so many buildings around the mosque which fade out the beauty of the mosque. Govt. should take care of this issue.

Thank George A
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