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Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque
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Owner description: This magnificent mosque sits at the very heart of the capital city and the country's Islamic faith. Built in 1958 and named after the 28th Sultan Of Brunei, it is one of the most impressive mosques in South-East Asia. Set amid its own lagoon, the mosque seems to be floating, surrounded by lush greenery and floral gardens, while its glittering dome, covered in real gold, soars above the skyline. Featuring luminous stained glass windows, floors of gleaming Italian marble, walls of Shanghai granite, chandeliers from Britain and Carpets from Saudi Arabia, the mosque brings together the world's best materials in a tour de force of architectural beauty and spiritual ambience. A marble bridge across the lagoon brings you to a replica of a 16th century Royal Barge, which used to host religious ceremonies, like Quran reading competitions. At night, the mosque is illuminated, making it a vision to be seen. Opening Hours : Sun-Wed, 8am until 5:30pm, EXCEPT at Prayer times Closed : Thurs-Fri Shoes are to be removed before entering. Dress appropriately For Men : No shorts, No Sleeveless ( wear long pants) For Women : No singlets, No shorts, must cover leg ( wear Long pants)
Reviewed December 10, 2010
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"beautiful mosque"
in 70 reviews
"non muslims"
in 36 reviews
"artificial lagoon"
in 12 reviews
"golden dome"
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"saudi arabia"
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"pure gold"
in 10 reviews
"visiting hours"
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"islamic architecture"
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"certain times"
in 6 reviews
"brunei darussalam"
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"during ramadan"
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"capital city"
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"walk around"
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"water village"
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"visit brunei"
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"take photos"
in 10 reviews
"kampong ayer"
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Reviewed December 22, 2009
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Reviewed July 30, 2009
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