Grand Friday Mosque at Male, Maldives

A Must Visit Holy Mosque

The Grand Friday Mosque is located at Male, Maldives Capital City. The golden dome of this huge contemporary mosque overwhelms the skyline of Male and has become an outstanding landmark sign for the city. The construction of this mosque started in the year 1984 with assistance from the Gulf States. The remarkable things of Mosque were, it is built in white granite and free from adornment.

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Front View of Grand Friday Mosque at Male, Maldives

 Best Time to visit this Grand Friday Mosque is before noon and between 2 pm and 3 pm. Occupying groups of casual tourists, who are genuinely fascinated and reasonably dressed, you’ll be invited by one of the staff who stands by the passage. Men must dress in lengthy pants and ladies a long skirt or dress. The mosque’s primary prayer hall can oblige up to 5000 worshipers and has flawlessly carved wooden sideboards and entryways, a mainly woven floor covering, and fantastic crystal chandeliers.