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Grand Friday Mosque, Male

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#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Maldives
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Appreciate the exquisite calligraphy adorning the walls of Grand Friday Mosque, the largest religious structure in the Maldives capable of receiving nearly 5,000 worshipers. The intricate carvings, decadent chandeliers, and hand-woven carpets imbue the mosque with an air of historical grandeur. Since its opening in 1984, the white-marble mosque has dominated Male's skyline with its golden dome. Dress respectfully for you visit, making sure your legs and shoulders are covered before you enter. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Grand Friday Mosque and many more Male attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Male trip site.
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  • The islamic center is located next to the victory monument and is one of the must see monument of Maldives.  more »
  • It's a beautiful mosque, I passed by accidentally and I didn't regret. I also included this place in my vlog about the city. It was very interesting to listen to the muezzin and to the prayer coming.....  more »

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