Gambar-gambar Masjid oleh photograper bertauliah DISINI
Saturday, June 13, 2009
Syed Zayed Grand Mosque
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Semalam selepas habis Majlis Sambutan Keputeraan Agong..kami sempat singgah masjid yang ketiga terbesar di dunia...MasyaAllah cantik sungguh dan terasa syahdu aje tengok masjid ni...di dalam masjid umpana mahligai syurga, masjid mewah dengan lampu-lampu kristal swarosvki german serta batu marmar berwarni-warni dengan hamparan karpet Iran
"This is one of the newest attractions of the city if you visit Abu. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi came into being in the autumn of 2007. It is claimed to be one of the largest mosques of the entire world. The exquisite Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi have the capacity to hold at least 30, 000 worshippers at a time. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi is named after the revered His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan. He was the president of UAE and the mosque was named after him to pay respect to his achievements. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi is an amazing place to be at.
The vast area covered by the mosque is very well maintained. The entire mosque is built in pure marble. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi is spread over an area of 22, 000 square meters. Some surprising facts about this beautiful place of worship stun the traveler. 33,000 tons of steel is used to build this mosque. The best aspect of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi is the elaborate Islamic designs in the interiors of the mosque and the landscaped gardens around the main building.
The building is so beautiful that it is now considered to be one of the loveliest landmarks of the Abu Dhabi city. The worshipper visiting the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi will be impressed by its exotic architectural patterns which have heavy influence of the traditional Islamic art. Praying here seems very satisfying. A strange feeling of reverence and respect is sure to come in your hearts while visiting the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi"
"The mosque has the world's largest carpet at 7,119 square metres from Iran The world's largest chandelier from Germany made from one million Swarovski crystals It has 28 types of marble and 24-carat gold throughout The 22,412 square metre mosque site equates to around the size of five football fields. More than 3,000 workers and 38 renowned contracting companies took part in the construction work. The mosque has 82 domes all of traditional Moroccan design - all decorated with white marble. The main dome's outer shell is 32.8 metres in diameter and stands at a height of 70 metres from the inside and 85 metres from the outside."