The height of a Shah Mosque’s minaret is 16 meters. It had been inscribed that this minaret was built by Shirvanshah Khalilullah in the XV century. Unfortunately, the stone sherefe of a minaret was destroyed by the russian tsar fleets’ cannonballs. There are three entrances to the mosque and two separate prayer halls for women and men. In the opposite of a main entrance there is a mehrab showing the direction of Mecca.


  • Title: Shah Mosque
  • Date Created: 1441-1442
  • Location: Azerbaijan, Baku, Icherisheher (Inner City),Shirvanshahs' Palace

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