"The Mosque" National Mosque - Masjid Negara Tip by xaver

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      The Mosque
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This mosque includes a contemporary expression of traditional Islamic art, calligraphy and ornamentats.
Its most striking feature is the multi fold umbrella like roof which symbolizes the aspirations of an independent nation. Standing prominently against the skyline is the sleek and stylish 73m high minaret.
The national mosque serves serves as the principal mosque for the city dwellers.

Address: Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin
Phone: +60 3-2693 7905
Website: http://www.masjidnegara.gov.my/

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  • Updated Nov 12, 2006
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