Aurangzeb Mosque, ritual ablutions before prayer

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Title

Aurangzeb Mosque, ritual ablutions before prayer

Subject

Religions-Islam; Religions-Ritual; Religions-Sites

Description

Before praying, all Muslim worshippers must purify themselves by performing ritual ablutions. Mosques provide fountains or individual water spigots so that each person can carry out this ritual cleansing.

Date

2003-01
2003-01

Contributor

Benton, Cathy
Lake Forest College

Rights

Copyright: April 2003 Cathy Benton. Images and content on this site are available for educational and research purposes, provided due recognition is given to the author. Transmission or reproduction of protected items beyond fair use requires the written permission of the photographer.

Format

Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

cbind0036

Coverage

India
Maharashtra (state), Khuldabad [not taken from Getty Thesaurus]

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Physical Dimensions

1280 w x 960 h

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/bfcc6b4f6d88ca0c9b58b90b5f6bc116.jpg

Citation

“Aurangzeb Mosque, ritual ablutions before prayer,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed June 23, 2024, https://ideasproject.org/items/show/3745.