Jama Masjid has great significant place in the world of beauty and charm. It is not only the beautiful spot of Lucknow during era of Nawabs, but it represents the beauty of entire India in the whole world. This marvelous mosque is the best example displaying consummate art and great designs. During the ruling period of Ahmed Shah, the foundation stone of this mosque was put but was brought to an end by his wife. The intricate interior of this magnificent mosque is totally influenced by Mughal style; and calligraphy and carvings highlight the impact of Hindus and Jain temples. The structure of Jama Masjid is very elegant having 15 arched domes standing on 260 pillars.