Songjiang Mosque, Shanghai

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The Songjiang Mosque, formerly called the Real Religion Mosque, is a mosque in Songjiang District, Shanghai, China. It is the oldest mosque in Shanghai.HistoryThe mosque was originally constructed during the Yuan Dynasty and rebuilt in 1391 during the Ming Dynasty. The mosque then went through several renovations during the Qing Dynasty.ArchitectureThe mosque covers an area of 4,900 m2. It was constructed in traditional Hui Muslim Chinese palace architecture with Arabic calligraphy. The mosque consists of the mail hall, prayer niche, corridor, two sermon halls and a bathroom. In the east of the mosque lies the Bunker Gate Tower for Muslims to do prayer. The prayer hall is located in the opposite of the tower in the west of the mosque. It is divided into the front and the back hall, with characteristics of Ming and Yuan architecture respectively.TransportationThe mosque is accessible within walking distance north of Zuibaichi Station of Shanghai Metro.
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  • Located in Shanghai's Songjiang district, Konan economic cities flourished, before using the water one was like, lived more Muslims will. The mosque had been left. I thought what is a Chinese-style buildings, but Islamic pattern is seen in the detailed design, high artistic value.
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  • A small but superbe mosque in the middle of nowwhere !! Do NOT miss the cimetery at the back ... ansolute beauty. It goes without saying that dressing should be appropriate for both male as well as fe...  more »
  • I took the taxi from Shanghai central and almost took an hour to reach. The only reason I did so as I read it is difficult to reach by train. The fact is, you CAN come here by train. And it costed me ...  more »
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  • Beautiful! A great hidden spot, away from the hustle, bustle and tourist of downtown shanghai. Incredibly peaceful and tranquil..never seen a chinese design mosque and this is very refreshing.
  • Small mosque, it is quite far from Shanghai city centre.
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  • Wrote a wonderful mosque 600 years ago you were a sturdy ... Thank you o God.. 👃
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