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Why Bengali Sunni Jameh Mosque is special ?
Bengali Sunni Jameh Mosque (ဘင်ဂါလီဗလီ) built in the colonial era, is one of many mosques in Yangon. Thought Buddhism is Myanmar's dominant faith, there is a significant Muslim population in Yangon, where the Islamic call to prayer can mingle with the sound of chanting monks. Bengali Sunni Jameh mosque is situated in downtown Yangon. Its design features an Islamic temple, whose facade is beautifully ornamented with pieces of architecture. It has a spectacular dome and minarets. The mosque was erected by a Muslim Indian population during the British colonial.
How to get to Bengali Sunni Jameh Mosque?
Bengali Sunni Jameh Mosque is located on 32nd Road, just opposite the famous Sule Pagoda. Taxi is the best way to get there.
32nd St, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)