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Chika Mosque

Nr. Mahananda and Kalindri Rivers | Gour, Nr. Bangladesh Border, Malda 732101, India
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Shelter for large number of chikas or bats.

The Chika Mosque was built in 1475 by Sultan Yusuf Shah located in Gour, Malda in West Bengal... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Kazi Y
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Hasn't changed a bit

Visited this place almost a year after. Its pretty much the same. And as was seen last year, there... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
stantp1916
,
Farakka, India
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4 Jul 2017
“Shelter for large number of chikas or bats.”
28 May 2017
“Hasn't changed a bit”
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Nr. Mahananda and Kalindri Rivers | Gour, Nr. Bangladesh Border, Malda 732101, India
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Chika Mosque was built in 1475 by Sultan Yusuf Shah located in Gour, Malda in West Bengal, India. The name originated from the fact that it used to shelter a large number of chikas, or bats. It is a single-domed edifice, almost in ruins...More

Thank Kazi Y
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this place almost a year after. Its pretty much the same. And as was seen last year, there are no shops or anything nearby. I really don't understand places like this that have been proclaimed historical sites by the archaeological survey of India should...More

Thank stantp1916
Reviewed 15 May 2017

nice work of gour,if you love history then you must love it.please take sufficient food and water for visiting it because not shops are nearby.

Thank misti s
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Its a big dome shaped mosque with nothing inside. There are 4 doors on 4 sides, the doors are really narrow. The wall is so thick that even in the scorching heat outside it felt like ac inside. Ppl say that initially it was a...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2016

By the time we reached here it was already evening, and the lush green surroundings around it looked even more beautiful. The mosque structure is decent but there are more impressive mosques in Gour

Thank deep2cool
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This is a single domed brick structure, called as Mosque. But it is evidently a Mausoleum architecturally similar to Eklakhi Mausoleum at Pandua, besides there is no mihrab in it. It perhaps served the purpose of the tomb of Sultan Jalaluddin Muhammad (1415-31). It was...More

Thank seedhunter
Reviewed 31 January 2013

Chika Mosque is situated in Gour near the border of Bangladesh and is in short distance to the south -west to Qadam Rasul. It is a single domed building and is locally called "CHIKA" due to the fact that long after desertation and destruction of...More

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