mosque morocco

mosque morocco

How many mosques are in Morocco?

41,755 mosques

Where is the second largest mosque in the world?


Name Capacity City
Hassan II Mosque Arabic: مسجد الحسن الثاني‎ French: Mosquée Hassan-II 105,000 Casablanca
Badshahi Mosque Urdu: بادشاہی مسجد‎ 100,000 Lahore
Grand Jamia Mosque, Lahore Urdu: گرینڈ جامع مسجد ‎ 70,000 Lahore
Çamlıca Mosque Turkish: Çamlıca Camii 63,000 Istanbul

When was Hassan II mosque built?

It was designed by the French architect Michel Pinseau who had lived in Morocco, and was constructed by the civil engineering group Bouygues. Work commenced on July 12, 1986 , and was conducted over a seven-year period. Construction was scheduled to be completed in 1989 ready for Hassan II’s 60th birthday.

How tall is Hassan II Mosque?

210 м

Is Morocco Islamic country?

According to the Moroccan constitution, Islam is the religion of the state , and the state guarantees freedom of thought, expression, and assembly.

When did Islam come to Morocco?

680 CE

Which country does not have Mosque?


How tall is a mosque?


Name Country Height
Al Fateh Grand Mosque Bahrain 130.1 metres
Putra Mosque Malaysia 116 metres
Sheikh Zayed Mosque United Arab Emirates 115 metres
Masjid Jakarta Islamic Center Indonesia 114 metres

What’s the definition of mosque?

: a building used for public worship by Muslims.

Which is the world’s tallest minaret?

Qutub Minar : The world’s tallest brick minaret The Qutub Minar is one of the three World Heritage monuments in Delhi, India’s capital. Iltutmish and Firoz Shah Tughlaq, who were Qutub-ud-din-Aibak’s successors, completed the construction of the entire tower. The Qutub Minar , a 73 metre-high tower has five storeys, with a projecting balcony on each.

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What is a minaret?

Minaret , (Arabic: “beacon”) in Islamic religious architecture, the tower from which the faithful are called to prayer five times each day by a muezzin, or crier. Such a tower is always connected with a mosque and has one or more balconies or open galleries.

Tom Smith

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