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North Kazakhstan region opens unusual mosque

29.08.2018, 20:23 2790
The mosque was constructed regarding canons and traditions of Islam. It looks towards Mecca. The project's author Sagandyk Zhanbulov notes the uniquness of the construction.

The project is done in traditional Muslim style with the use of Kazakh patterns in the interior. It is designed in beige colours which is typical of the steppe zone. The new mosque is distinguished by Kazakh design," said Sagandyk Zhanbulov.


The opening ceremony was attended by chairman of the Spiritual Administration of the Muslims of Kazakhstan, Supreme Mufti Serikbay kazhy Oraz and Governor of North Kazakhstan region Kumar Aksakalov.

The mosque is located in the area of 2.7 thousand square meters. It is a three-level dome construction with a monumental portal and four minarets each 33 meters. A fountain and benches are installed near the mosque for the convenience of visitor. The local authority also promised to establish a small park.

Source: BNews.kz

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