Sayyida Fatima bint Ali Mosque opens in Seeb

Muscat - 

Assigned by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Sayyid Shabib bin Taymour al Said inaugurated the Sayyida Fatima bint Ali Mosque in Seeb, on Friday.

The mosque has come up over a total area of 63,000sq m with a building area of 8,100sq m.

It comprises the main prayer hall with an area of 600sq m and can accommodate 2,200 worshipers. It also has a prayer hall for women with a capacity of 330.

The mosque has a library, classrooms, a multi-purpose hall, majlis and parking slots.

The selection of the ‘Mamluk architectural style’ in the construction of the mosque highlights an important style used in the construction of many mosques and buildings that still exist.

These provide architectural details that were used in the golden age of the history of the Islamic nation.

The Sayyida Fatima bint Ali Mosque is an important addition to mosques that have come up across the sultanate.

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