This is a list of the largest mosques in the world whose ranking is based on a combination of area and capacity to accommodate worshippers.
List of largest mosques
- ^A Capacity of one courtyard: 100,000; Total number courtyards: 7; Total shrine area: 267,079 m2 (2,874,810 sq ft); Total courtyard area: 331,578 m2 (3,569,080 sq ft) (world's largest)
- ^B Capacity, main building: 61,000; secondary building: 8,000; bridge building: ~1,000; Terrace: 50,000;
- ^C Capacity, inside: 25,000; outside: 80,000. Covered Area: 20,000 m2 (220,000 sq ft)
- ^D Capacity, hall: 10,000; porticoes: 24,000; courtyard; 40,000. Covered Area: 5,000 m2 (54,000 sq ft)
- ^E Capacity, hall: 10,000; courtyard and porticoes: 100,000. Courtyard area: 528 ft 8 in (161.14 m) x 528 ft 4 in (161.04 m) (area: 278,784 sq ft (25,899.9 m2)) (the world's largest mosque courtyard)
- ^F Capacity, main prayer hall: 9,000; 2 halls for women: 2 * 1,500; porticoes: 18,000.
- ^G Capacity, hall: 10,000; courtyard: 75,000.
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- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Great Mosque of al-Haram at ArchNet
- ↑ "Sahn(Courtyards) Around the Holy Shrine". Imam Reza (A.S.) Network. http://www.imamreza.net/eng/imamreza.php?id=1077&page=8. Retrieved 2009-05-25.
- ↑ "The Glory of the Islamic World". Imam Reza (A.S.) Network. http://www.imamreza.net/eng/imamreza.php?id=1073. Retrieved 2009-05-25.
- ↑ Sacred Buildings : Modern Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca, Morocco
- ↑ Faisal Mosque at ArchNet
- ↑ Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Mosque - Abu Dhabi
- ↑ Peter Neville-Hadley. Frommer's China. Frommer's, 2003. ISBN 978-0764567551. Page 302.
- ↑ Reuters
- ↑ Sultanahmet Mosque at ArchNet
- ↑ Al Aqsa Mosque
- ↑ History of Al Aqsa Mosque[unreliable source?]
- ↑ NS Country Classification