Masjid-al-Haram, Makkah and Masjid-e-Nabvi, Madina are the 1st and 2nd largest Masajid in the world. With respect to their sanctity, no masjid can be holier than these Holy Masajid. After these Holy Masajid, Insha’Allah the masjid being built in Bahria Town Karachi will be the largest in the world. The masjid will have the capacity to accommodate 800,000 namazis.
The Bahria Town Karachi Masjid is being designed with Islamic and Mughal style architecture, and draws inspiration from the masajid in Turkey, Malaysia, Iran, UAE and Kuwait. It has a state-of-the-art Islamic Research Centre, Islamic Museum, Islamic Cultural Centre and an International University. It also features a state-of-the-art thermal powerhouse, best air-conditioning and water supply systems.
The Grand Jamia Masjid that was recently inaugurated in Bahria Town Lahore has the capacity to accommodate 70,000 namazis, making it the world’s 7th largest masjid, and an indoor capacity of 25,000, officially labeling it Pakistan’s largest. Bahria Town is also proud to have constructed masajid in all of its sectors/ projects, which are exemplary pieces of Islamic art and architecture.