The Faisal Mosque in Islamabad is the largest mosque in Pakistan and South Asia and the sixth largest mosque in the world. It was the largest mosque in the world from 1986 to 1993 when overtaken in size by the completion of the Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca, Morocco. Subsequent expansions of the Masjid al-Haram (Grand Mosque) of Mecca and the Al-Masjid al-Nabawi (Prophet's Mosque) in Medina, Saudi Arabia during the 1990s relegated Faisal Mosque to fourth place in terms of size.
The mosque is located in the capital of Pakistan, Islamabad. It is situated at the north end of Faisal Avenue, putting it at the northernmost end of the city and at the foot of Margalla Hills, the westernmost foothills of the Himalayas.
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saim123 (273) 2010-02-11 11:48
nice image... sky color is blue dat look good..
overall good work
ozlemaslan (122) 2010-03-24 12:12
Nice photo. Do you know that this mosque architect is Vedat Dolakay, Turkish architect. I have just learnt. he planned this for Ankara. Later on Pakistan want it build it there.. So here it is.. Very nice...
Graal (103038) 2010-04-19 23:08
amazing modern architecture of mosque. Good presentation. Well done photo.
Have a nice day.
humayun (3105) 2010-06-20 0:47
ASLAM MOALYKUM ATIF........
very nice shot of shah fasial masjid.......
and your note is also useful...........
pov is good and nice sharpness..........