Mosque of Bala Lake Uzbekistan

Nicknamed the "Forty Pillars Mosque" (its porch has 20 slender columns, which reflect in the adjacent pool), the unique Bolo Hauz Mosque in Bukhara was built in 1712.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249204
Names
40 Columns Mosque
Bala-Hauz Masjid
Bolo Khaus Mosque
Bolo Khauz Mosque
Bolo-Hauz Mosque
Bolo-Hauz Mosque and Minaret
Forty Pillars Mosque
Mosque of Bala Lake
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Timeline

1712
Construction of the Bolo-Hauz Mosque