➤ New mosque opens in Oman Suwaiq Jun 2017
OMAN MUSCAT JUN 2017 • RAMADAN FEST
The new Sultan Qaboos Mosque in the Wilayat of Suwaiq
➤ OMAN in the Governorate of North Al Batinah, Oman,
was inaugurated last week.
The mosque, which covers 5,750 sq m, has been built on an area of 37,558 sq m.
➤ The mosque was inaugurated by Minister of Housing Sheikh Saif bin Mohammed bin Saif Al Shabibi.
The main prayer hall can accommodate about 2,600 worshippers and also contains three classrooms for the memorisation of the Holy Quran. It has a large 32-m-high, 14.6 m. diameter dome and two 48 m. high Minarets.
The mosque contains three classrooms for the emorization of the Holy Quran, the entrance hall of the mosque, which can accommodate 300 worshippers, a large 32 m. high, 14.6 m. diameter dome and two 48 m high-each Minarets.
The mosque includes a prayer hall for women with a capacity of (360) worshippers.
It also includes the office of the mosque administration.
The main hall area and its annexes are 5750 square m.
The mosque includes roads and parking lots for about 590 cars, toilets and other services.
Sultan Qaboos Mosque in the Wilayat of A'Suwaiq is one of the most important landmarks in the wilayat and an important architectural masterpiece added to the series of Sultan Qaboos mosques which His Majesty the Sultan ordered to build in all the Sultanate's governorates to enhance the religious and spiritual aspects of the citizens.
Together with the upgrading of their scientific and cultural level to form the integrated Omani personality in all its aspects.
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