Baitul Mukarram Panorama, Bangladesh

Baitul Mukarram, also spelled as Baytul Mukarrom (Arabic: بيت المكرّم‎; Bengali: বায়তুল মোকাররম; The Holy House) is the National Mosque of Bangladesh. Located at the center of Dhaka, capital of Bangladesh, the mosque was completed in 1968. The mosque has a capacity of 30,000, making it the 10th biggest mosque in the world. However, the mosque suffers from constant overcrowding, especially during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. As a result, the Bangladeshi government have added extensions to the mosque, increasing its capacity to at least 40,000.


Panoramas of the 200 most prominent Bangladesh Points of Interest