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Id Kah Mosque, Kashi

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#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Kashi
Built in 1441 supposedly on cemetery grounds, the largest mosque in China, Id Kah Mosque, features ornate decorations and a shaded pine tree courtyard. The exterior displays a brick tower, embellished with green flower patterns, while the interior prayer hall stands out for its impressive light blue pillars. Take a stroll around to see pictures and carvings etched onto the mosque's walls, then cool off in the garden next to a small pond, which presents a perfect reflection of the surrounding trees and bushes. Use our Kashi trip planning app to add Id Kah Mosque and other attractions to your Kashi vacation plans.
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  • While this is the largest mosque in China, I personally don't find it very intriguing. At times, you find worshippers are "outnumbered" by tourist groups. That being said, the mosque is situated in an...  more »
  • The Id Kah Mosque is easy to find if you are exploring part of the Old Town. It is the heart of Muslim prayer and worship in the area and can accommodate up to 50,000 in the peaceful outdoor areas whi...  more »
  • And the equestrian shop or souvenir room some large square before the mosque. The mosque itself tourist destination although mainly elderly Uighur people worship regularly, and comes alive as a religious institution.
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  • Beautiful mosque..in kashgar. East Turkistan occupied by P.R.C
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  • The largest mosque in china. Every friday, it houses nearly 10,000 worshipper and may accommodate up to 20,000.
  • One of the beautiful mosques of Kashgar

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