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Pakistan - Lahore - Badshahi Mosque: 6/10/2004 -


Entrance gate of Badshahi Mosque - said to contain the hairs of the Prophet Mohammed and other relics of his daughter, Fatima, and his son-in-law and cousin, Ali


Lahore Fort wall - in the Old City Lahore Fort contains stately palaces, halls and gardens built by the Mughal emperor Akbra in 1566


Alamgiri Gate - Lahore Fort is entered on its western side though the Alamgiri Gate, built by the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb in 1674 as a private enterance to the royal quarters



Entrance gate of Badshahi Mosque


Entrance gate of Badshahi Mosque



Alamgiri Gate


Badshahi Mosque - completed under Moghal emperor Aurangzeb in 1676, it is one of the largest mosques in the world, capable of holding at least 60,000 people


Arched entrance to the Badshahi Mosque


Interior hallway of the Badshahi Mosque wall


Minat-I-Pakistan tower built in 1960 to commemorate the signing of the 1940 Pakistan Resolution, which paved the way for the founding of Pakistan


Tomb of Maharaja Ranjit Singh


Arched entrance to the Badshahi Mosque



View of the Badshahi Mosque from atop Cooco's Café




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