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(Previous post continuation)A look inside Education City’s glittering new mosque in the Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies. The mosque, a large white cavernous structure with Quranic verses embossed into its large ceiling, is dotted with small lights reminiscent of twinkling stars, and has the capacity to hold some 1,800 people in its indoor prayer halls and outdoor courtyard.The main (male) prayer room on the first floor features an in-house, as yet unstocked library, and a large gilded…

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The most important element in a mosque is the mihrab, the niche that indicates the direction of Mecca. Mosaic detail of an inscription in kufic script with sayings of the Prophet. The Mihrab Madrasa Imami in Isfahan, Iran. Ilkhanid period

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