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Nasir-ol-Molk mosque

Here is One of World's Most Beautiful Mosques, With Its Whirling Colors

Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque in Shiraz, Iran, has become a tourist attraction, thanks to its colorful natural lights that are formed by stained glass windows which pass sunlight in scenic geometric shapes, Mehr News reports. This picturesque piece of Islamic architecture was built during the Qajar dynasty at the end of the 19th century. It was completed …

Check One of World’s Most Beautiful Mosques - About Islam

Check One of World’s Most Beautiful Mosques

Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque in Shiraz, Iran has become a tourist attraction thanks to its colorful natural lights that are formed by stained glass windows which pass sunlight in scenic geometric shapes. Pictures source: Mehr News

This Mosque Sinks 1 Cm Every Year - About Islam

This Mosque Sinks 1 Cm Every Year

NOWSHERA – In north Pakistan lies a unique mosque which is known neither for its marvelous architecture, towering minarets, sizable capacity, or its rich history. On the contrary, sheikh Akhund Panju Baba mosque, or the ‘sinking mosque’ in Akbarpura, descends annually in its muddy ground with no signs of breakdown, Daily Times reported on January …

A Tour of Malaysia’s Multifaceted Mosques - About Islam

A Tour of Malaysia’s Multifaceted Mosques

KUALA LUMPUR – Inspired by Islamic architecture from around the world, the mosques of Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya are both exquisite and unique, The National reported. The modernity of Malaysian mosques is indicative of just how young Malaysia is as an Islamic nation. Although Islam arrived in the country about 700 years ago, the faith …

These 7 Mosques Around the World Are Architectural Masterpieces - About Islam

These 7 Mosques Around the World Are Architectural Masterpieces

JEDDAH –All around the world, Muslim pray at mosques that are real architectural masterpieces. The first mosque built by Islam’s Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) is Quba Mosque in present-day Al-Madinah Al-Munawwara, though the Mosque of the Companions in the Eritrean city of Massawa may have been constructed at around the same time. Below are seven of …

New Book Showcases 50 Mosques Around the World - About Islam

New Book Showcases 50 Mosques Around the World

From Abu Dhabi to Azerbaijan, Leyla Uluhanli’s stunning new book celebrates outstanding architecture BAKU, Azerbaijan – A new book has been launched in Dubai this month featuring the evolution of the mosque from the seventh century CE right through to the present day in 50 mosques across the world, The National reported. “The mosque is …

Iconic Malaysian Mosque Becomes Touristic Attraction - About Islam

Iconic Malaysian Mosque Becomes Touristic Attraction

The uniqueness of the mosque’s architecture with the colourful combination of the domes has attracted visitors non-stop since last year There are those who come from the north of the country not only to see the mosque but also with the intention to pray in it It resembles one of the most celebrated landmarks in …

'World’s 3rd Largest Mosque' Opens Next Year - About Islam

'World’s 3rd Largest Mosque' Opens Next Year

ALGIERS – In the next year, Algeria is expected to have ‘the third largest mosque in the world’, Djamaa El Djazaïr, currently being constructed in its capital city Algiers since 2012. The iconic mosque will feature the Islamic medieval Andalusian architecture style which is closely related to Algeria’s history mixed with modern architecture. The 265-meter-high …

Africa’s First Mosque Renovated - About Islam

Africa’s First Mosque Renovated

ADDIS ABABA – Believed to be the first mosque in Africa, Al-Najashi mosque has been drawing more visitors after been renovated recently by a Turkish aid agency. “From what I have read, the mental picture I had about the mosque was it that it was old. But, it actually looks it was built one or …



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