Aurangzeb Mosque, entranceway and view from outside

Dublin Core

Title

Aurangzeb Mosque, entranceway and view from outside

Subject

Religions-Islam; Religions-Sites

Description

The yellow gate area marks the entrance into the mosque and tomb of the Emporor Aurangzeb. Stalls selling various religious goods line the passage leading into mosque. Worshippers can buy plaques inscribed with Qur'anic passages, scale models and photographs of religious shrines, scarves, prayer caps (topis), and books, among other religious goods. The sign "STD, ISD" designates a long distance telephone booth.

Date

2003-01

Contributor

Benton, Cathy
Lake Forest College

Rights

Copyright: April 2003 Cathy Benton. Images and content on this site are available for educational and research purposes, provided due recognition is given to the author. Transmission or reproduction of protected items beyond fair use requires the written permission of the photographer.

Relation

cbind0027; cbind0028; cbind0034

Format

Image/jpg

Language

ara

Type

Still image

Identifier

cbind0034

Coverage

India
Maharashtra (state), Khuldabad [not taken from Getty Thesaurus]

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

1280 w x 960 h

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/a7eeb304323f5612e6a8ff3974bfd9b4.jpg

Citation

“Aurangzeb Mosque, entranceway and view from outside,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 15, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/3743.