This mosque, also known as the the Federal Territory Mosque, is the 44th mosque built by the government within the city limits. The mosque is situated on a five hectare site near the Government Office Complex in Jalan Duta. The construction began in 1997 and was open for public use on 25th October, 2000. It is able to accommodate 17,000 devotees at one time. The whole building is about 47,000 square metres. It bears the "Mosque in the Garden" concept and is influenced by the traditional Ottoman mosques in Turkey.
01 Panorama view 02 Minaret 03 Inner court and fountain 04 Inner court and minarets
05 Main entrance 06 Prayer hall 07 Cupola 08 Cupola 09 Decorated wall
10 Decorated glass 11 Decorated glass window 12 Inner court and fountain 13 Side view of mosque 14 Side view of mosque
Page viewed 50903 times since 03.08.2006
©Copyright Alfred Molon