Chowk (Bazaar) is one of the best marketplaces which are located in the heart of the Old City, Bhopal. It is a fantastic place to buy something special such as embroidered velvet cushions, tussar silk, silver jewelry, and intricate beadwork that are made up by Bhopal's warm, friendly citizens. This wonderful market offers you a wide range of unique items with great bargains and discounts. You can also get some extra discounts on any occasions like the bead work and the hand embroidery.
One of the main attractions of this market is The Jama Masjid which is located in the centre of main market area which is also famous as “chowk bazaar”. The erstwhile ruler of Bhopal Her Majesty Qudsiya Begum was built this mosque in the year 1837. By the erstwhile ruler of Bhopal Her Majesty Qudsiya Begum. Amongst other historical sites in Bhopal, this monument is built belonging to Islamic style.
This monument has a potential to pull number of worshippers and devotees from across the world. It has fabulous structure that is raised from the ground level and access to the mosque is from the staircases on three sides. The mosque has beautiful interiors that are built out of dazzling white marble. There is a sequence of delightfully crafted white columned arches and plush interiors with loads on carvings on it.