A galaxy under the dome

Looking above in Shah Jahan’s mosque in Thatta, Sindh. Huge dome full of geometric patterns tied to complex structure surly conveys the message of depth often associated to galaxies. Mosque was commissioned by Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan in 1647. Mosque has great heritage value for Pakistan and world.

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Interior of dome, Shah Jahan Mosque, Thatta Sindh by Awais Yaqub www.awaisyaqub.com Click image for gallery or visit 

 

Desert Pearl

Darawar Mosque located in the Cholistan Desert adjacent to Darawar Fort glows like a pearl early in the morning. The mosque is made of marble and a miniature replica of Jamia Masjid of Dehli, India.

Darawar Mosque, Cholistan Desert, South Punjab Pakistan. image © Awais Yaqub www.awaisyaqub.com

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