There are several words used is in Islam when describing a mosque and prayer.

Markaz – A multi-functional mosque

Quibla – Direction of prayer towards Mecca

Azan – Call to prayer

Minaret – Lighthouse at top of mosques, used for call to prayer

Mihrab – Niche in wall to indicate direction of Mecca

Imam – Leader of Prayer

Minbar – Pulpit where Imam delivers sermons

Musalla – Prayer hall