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Jamia Mosque

Banda Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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Easy Cheap Bargain Shopping

If you want to get some clothes... here is a nice place for quick easy bargain shopping. Make sure... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2016
Lorraine H
Nice Mosque

If you are muslim and want to pray a salaah in a unique masjid, this is one for you. Very big and... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2016
RaihaanP
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Very good17%
  • Average26%
  • Poor2%
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Banda Street, Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi Central Business District
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Reviewed May 31, 2016

If you want to get some clothes... here is a nice place for quick easy bargain shopping. Make sure you negotiate the price at least down to a little less than half. Especially if you are a foreigner... they do take you for a ride......More

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed May 11, 2016

If you are muslim and want to pray a salaah in a unique masjid, this is one for you. Very big and old but worth going shukar.

Thank RaihaanP
Reviewed March 23, 2016

I visited the mosque some 50 years ago as a child with my parent and visited it again on my recent visit. Inside it is still as I remembered it however outside the building there are many more shops and build up which has affected...More

Thank M P
Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

It's a very convenient listing for Muslims visiting Nairobi or even Kenya at large. A good place to pray and relax

Thank Abdi H
Reviewed January 27, 2016

This mosque is well situated. even though it is not a tourist attraction site, Its a good place for Muslims visiting kenya.

Thank none d
Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Have been here even due to the more or less good reviews at tripadvisor. But even the building was nice , nothing beautiful inside. Even tried to get some spiritual , relaxing feeling . Nothing came up. So far - not recommended to go there

Thank marcoziegler
Reviewed May 25, 2015

As i am Muslim ,i was going there to pray and i really enjoy the atmosphere there ,,, there is school for teaching Islam for non muslims and Arabic language too

1  Thank mahmoud h
Reviewed May 9, 2014

Though its the largest mosque in kenya...Its ridiculous how you can add a mosque to this list, or is Nairobi out of roaming places :)

8  Thank moha m
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Jamia mosque is not just any mosque in Kenya. It is one of the most iconic mosques in Kenya and one of the most well maintained and most visited by the muslims. At any given time of the day, you can find at least a...More

7  Thank Shahzad K
Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

Beautiful Friday prayers on a beautiful day. Nice atmosphere with locals. Nice vibe of the local community.

8  Thank HarryChohan
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Concernedcitizen95
Do you sell acharis and mabuyus at the mosque and for how much.thank you.
June 28, 2015|
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hb f
how much it costs to enter that mosque?
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nasraroots
I am a new convert and want to start darsas..what days and time do you offer this? And do I have to learn arabic language to be ableto read quaran
March 9, 2015|
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