Juma Mosque, Durban


The Durban Juma Mosque is a mosque in Durban, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. It serves as a worship centre for Durban’s Muslims and is also known as the Grey Street Mosque.

Aboobaker Amod Jhaveri and Hajee Mohamed purchased a plot of land in Grey Street (now known as Dr Yusuf Dadoo Street) from K. Munsamy for £115 in August 1881 to build a mosque. The mosque was built out of a small brick and mortar building that once existed on the site.

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juma mosque

Address: corner Denis Hurley (old Grey) Street and Dr. Yusuf Dadoo (old Queen) Street, Durban, 4001, South Africa
Opened: 1930
Capacity: 6,000 (increased to 7,000 in 2014 for Salat al Eid)
Phone: +27 31 304 1518
Number of minarets: 8


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