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My first Mosque

Our guide took us here for our first stop. It was a beautiful place of worship. The women in our... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
babsincal
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Los Angeles, California
really shiny

this is a beautiful Mosque, especially on a sunny day, when the golden domes shine in the sun... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
Piotr M
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Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Our guide took us here for our first stop. It was a beautiful place of worship. The women in our group covered our heads (note: always have a scarf/shawl handy) and the cleric welcomed our questions.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank babsincal
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Maybe having already visited Uzbekistan does not help in appreciating this mosque which seems "ok". However, it is nice to be allowed in the men's side without being much scolded and seeing that Young muslim couples can walk around it hand in hand or hugging...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

this is a beautiful Mosque, especially on a sunny day, when the golden domes shine in the sun, located in the centre near the Zelenij bazaar

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Piotr M
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The grand central mosque is worth a visit. It is the biggest one I think in the area and second biggest in Kazakhstan.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Mosque is big and well decorated. I did a tour around it outside and a quick visit inside. In my opinion It's more interesting from the outside than inside.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

Beautiful mosque. I good opportunity to take some pictures. It is easy to access. I did not try to go inside.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

It was interesting to visit this working mosque and to see the colourful local people coming to worship in this religiious centre. It really added to the experience of being in Kazakstan a Central Asian country. True not an historical building but worhtwhile nontheless.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Mike J
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Dear readers, Assalam o alaikum wa RAHMATULLAH e wa Barakatuh May Peace , Blessing and Mercy of Allah The Almighty be on all of you I have been in Kazakhstan a few times and recently this January 2018 Masajed ( mosques ) for us Muslims...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AhmadFarhadFidai
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Sure, and we are gay as well, so what the heck are we doing walking into a mosque in the heart of Almaty? For the experience obviously. We were welcomed and brought into the heart of the mosque during afternoon prayers, and we sat with...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Rather plain on the outside but more interesting internally. Best not to visit on Fridays/during prayer times unless you wish to take part in a service.

Date of experience: June 2017
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