Sarkhej Roza

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  • Address: Makarba, post Jeevraj Park, Ahmedabad- 380051, Gujarat, India
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-7926828675
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Historical Site, Monument, Architecture

It is a mosque built in the Makraba village near Ahmedabad. It is the most revered mosque in Gujarat as it was the residence of the great prophet Ganj Baksh. It was he who advised Sultan Ahmed Shah to make Sabarmati as his capital and then he will flourish more. This mosque was also built according to his instructions only. It was later completed by Qutbuddin II in the mid 15th century. But the final glamour is credited to the next Mughal Emperor Muhammad Begada.

It is said that this mosque has both ‘Jism’, which means body and ‘rooh’, which means spirit in it. This gives you an essence and the presence of the great priest here till now. It was originally set up on a vast area which has now reduced due to the upcoming and already settled families. The mosque is surrounded by beautiful gardens on all sides and also fantastically structured tombs also. All this gives the complex a very classic and ancient feel.

The creation of the temple design is the expertise of two Persian brothers namely, Azam and Muazzam. This also has splendid lattice work that is patent in all Islamic monuments. This temple is majorly based on the oldest Mughal architectural styles. Here, it is a lovely combination of Islamic, Hindu and Jain designs. The pillars and porches are made in Islamic styles but the motifs carved on them are more of Hindu and Jain style ones. There is also a pavilion and a large tank in the courtyard that has since the construction been used by common men.

  • The nearest airport is Sardar Vallabbhai Patel Airport.
  • The nearest railway station is the Ahmedabad Junction.
  • By Bus station: Sarkhej Roza

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  • Sarkhej Roza Address: Makarba, post Jeevraj Park, Ahmedabad- 380051, Gujarat, India
  • Sarkhej Roza Contact Number: +91-7926828675
  • Sarkhej Roza Timing: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Sarkhej Roza Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Sarkhej Roza(preferred time): 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Sarkhej Roza: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 46.89% of people who visit Ahmedabad include Sarkhej Roza in their plan

  • 24.24% of people start their Sarkhej Roza visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Sarkhej Roza

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

91.67% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sarkhej Roza

People normally club together Dada Hari Ni Vav and Sabarmati Ashram while planning their visit to Sarkhej Roza.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • It has changed so much since my childhood in relation to surrounding. It was a go to place for me during summer. But now that place has hardly anything to offer except for spiritual perspective.

  • Nice place for photography. Photography Restriction in masjid. It's great place for spend time peacefully.

  • Sarkhej roza is mosque and good architectural marvel. One of the famous and heritage place in Ahmedabad. It is also tourism place of Gujarat.

  • It's beautiful MOGHL MONUMENTS.

  • Old fort.. when i visited it it was raining heavily.. see the time stamp for knowing the day i visited.. from outside the fort look beautiful

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