How many Mosques are there in the world?
There are 2.5 million Mosques in the world.
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The largest mosque in the world is the Masjid al-Haram, also known as the Grand Mosque. The current structure covers an area of 4,008,020 square metres (990.40 acres) including the outdoor and indoor praying spaces and can accommodate up to four million Muslim worshippers during the Hajj period, …one of the largest annual gatherings of people in the world. Ghadafi mosque kampala uganda ( Full Answer )
a Mosque is a large room but usually the place of men and women is separated.
Answer . Well approximatley mosques are all over the world. practically it is in ever country of the world
AlMasjid Alharam (or the Grand mosque) in Mecca (or Makkah) in Saudi Arabia. It can hold 4 million Muslims during praying.
It is the Grand Mosques (or AlMasjid Alharam) that Surrounds Kaaba in Mecca (or Makkah) in Saudi Arabia.
The largest mosque in the world is Al-Masjid al-HÌ£arÄm ( Ø§ÙÙ Ø³Ø¬Ø¯ Ø§ÙØØ±Ø§Ù ) or "The Sacred Mosque") or the "Grand Mosque". This mosque is Located in the city of Mecca (or Makkah) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It surrounds the Kaaba, the place where Musli…ms turn around while offering daily prayers and is considered by Muslims as the holiest place on earth. The mosque can accommodate up to 4 million worshipers during the pilgrimage (or Hajj) period, the largest annual people gathering in the world. ( Full Answer )
Yes,Faisal Mosque is one of the largest mosques in the world.It was completed in 1986 and the total cost for building it is $120 million.It is located in Islamabad,Pakistan.It is about 5000 square feet and can hold at least 300 000 worshippers..
Hi,. The largest mosque in the world is Al Masjid al-Haram which is located in mecca (Saudi Arabia ). you can read about it here (at this link). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masjid_al-Haram. The second largest mosque in the world is Al-Masjid al-Nabawi which is located in Al maddinah Al monawara…h (Saudi Arabia ). you can read about it here (at this link). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al-Masjid_al-Nabawi ( Full Answer )
There are thousands. In Mecca alone there are 20,000 plus mosques but I doubt that there is any precise count for the whole of Saudi Arabia.
the biggest and the largest mosque in the world is MASJID-UL-HARAM it means KAABA-TULL AH
Faisal Mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan is the biggest mosque in the world, by its size and no of people who can perform prayer at one time, 300,000.
A mosque only needs one room: the prayer place. Many mosques also have bathrooms so that people can prepare to pray, and some have separate prayer rooms for men and women..
The world is a large place. A mosque can be built even at a very small place. It is not possible for any one to say which mosque is the smallest. Moreover, what good will come out if some one says that the smallest mosque is situated at such and such place?
As of 2003: "developments herald the rapid growth, in numbers andprosperity, of New York's Islamic communities, which number roughly90 mosques and between 600,000 and 800,000 Muslims. "
Updated Answer . Al-Masjid al-HÌ£arÄm ( Ø§ÙÙ Ø³Ø¬Ø¯ Ø§ÙØØ±Ø§Ù ) or "The Sacred Mosque") or the "Grand Mosque", is the largest mosque in the world. . This mosque is Located in the city of Mecca (or Makkah) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It surrounds the Kaaba, th…e place which Muslims turn towards while offering daily prayers and is considered by Muslims as the holiest place on earth. . The mosque can accommodate up to 4 million worshippers during the pilgrimage (or Hajj) period, the largest annual people gathering in the world. It is worthy to mention that The Faisal Mosque in Islamabad is the largest mosque in Pakistan and South Asia and the sixth largest mosque in the world. It was the largest mosque in the world from 1986 to 1993. Faisal Mosque has the third largest capacity of accommodating worshippers in its adjoining grounds after the Masjid al-Haram (Grand Mosque) of Mecca, the Al-Masjid al-Nabawi (Prophet's Mosque) in Medina. ( Full Answer )
Not all mosques are the same size. It might hold thousands or less than a hundred.
Egypt is less formally known as The City of a 1000 minarats, so judging by the name, there must be loads of mosques in Egypt, no-one could give a crap about counting them all.
There are about one hundred and twenty thousand registered mosques in Pakistan with an equal number of unregistered ones. There is no government control over the construction of mosques in Pakistan ,therefore the number is increasing every month whereas in other Muslim countries there is a strong ch…eck on the construction of mosques and it is easy to count the mosques.Even in Saudi Arabia it is the government that decides to build a new mosque.Even the prayer leader and other staff is appointed by the government.The figures I have given pertain to 2000.The number must have risen to 20 percent now. ( Full Answer )
There were 363 according to a list issued in 2003. That doesn't count small masjids operating in residences, or schools w/o a dedicated "sanctuary." Given growth, a guess of @ 400 now is reasonable.
Covering an area of 5,000 square meters the mosque has the capacity to accommodate 300,000 worshippers, therefore, capicity-wise it is the largest mosque in the world.
Today, Wales has about 40 mosques, most of which are in Cardiff, with others in Aberystwyth, Bangor, Barry, Haverfordwest, Lampeter, Llanelli,Neath, Newport, Port Talbot, Swansea and Wrexham
The Masjidilharam in Mecca, Saudi Arabia is undoubtedly the largest mosque in the world, and perhaps the oldest one in the world too.
There are nearly 3000 mosques in Istanbul which has the most mosques in the world.
There are around 600,000 Canadian Muslims, so there are likely at least 1,000 mosques. The number though is likely higher (since an average capacity of 600 individuals seems a bit high). However, there is no count of exactly how many mosques are in Canada
There are about 2200 mosques in France. Every major town has at least one. It is common to find two or three in middle or small-sized towns. For example the town of Nevers (fewer than 40.000 inhabitants) has two mosques. If you ask French-born people, they will often consider only the larger ones as… 'proper' mosques, and tend to think of smaller mosques or these with a simple design, as not being real ones. The oldest standing mosque in France is most probably the mosque of Tsingoni, in the oversea department of Mayotte, in use since 1538. In mainland France, Marseilles had its mosque, located in the Muslim cemetery, long before the French revolution during which it was destroyed. The largest French mosque is located in Evry, 25 km south of Paris. In the related link below is a list of the French 'Jami' (the largest mosques). ( Full Answer )
more than 7 000 - Aleksey Qrishin, during 3rd Islamic Education forum in Russia, 11 December 2010
Taj Mahal The Taj Mahal is not a Mosque, it is a Mausoleum built in memory of Mumtaz Mahal. For the most beautiful mosque, Istanbul has the Blue Mosque and the Sultan Suleyman Mosque. Try the Faisal Mosque in Islamabad. Or Medina, the town of the Prophet Mohamed. There could be something like 40 ar…ound the world for which this description may apply ( Full Answer )
Al-Masjid Al-Haram around Kaba (in the nowadays country the kingdom of Saudi Arabia) is the oldest mosque in the world. However, the oldest mosque that Muslims prayed in with prophet Muhammad (peace upon him) is called "Al-Masjid Zu Al-Keblatine" where Muslims prayed first facing to Al-Alaqsa Mosque… and the facing Kaba. ( Full Answer )
One of the oldest is Al-Masjid al-Nabawi, built around 622 AD. It is unclear what mosque was actually the first one built.
There had been thousands of mosques in Russian states before the Communists took over the states. They demolished hundreds of mosques, temples, churches and other places of worshiped constructed by the followers of many religions. However, more than 7000 mosques are still found in Russia.
There are a few mosques here and there. I do not know all of them but I'll tell you the ones I know: Belfast Islamic Centre, Wellington Park, Belfast NI Muslim Family Association, Rugby Road, Belfast Bangladeshi Community Centre, Belfast Craigavon Mosque, Craigavon Far too many. Islam …is an intolerant and violent religion. ( Full Answer )
The Grand Mosque in Mecca (Makkah), in the present Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is called Al-Masjid Al-Haram and it surrounds the Kaba. It allows around 4 million prayers.
These twelve Mosques are prominent. Recent changes/ small mosques may be less known.. Bab Berdieyinne Mosque . Ben Youssef Mosque . Bou Inania Madrasa . Hassan II Mosque . University of al-Karaouine . Koutoubia Mosque . Mosque of Mulai Idris . Sidi Bou Abib Mosque . Tangier Grand Mosque . …Great Mosque of Taza . Tinmel . Zaouia Moulay Idriss II There are thousands of local mosques throughout Morocco. ( Full Answer )
There are at least 13 mosques in New Zealand, according to the Federation of Islamic Associations of New Zealand (FIANZ). The are located at: Whangarei Ranui (West Auckland) Ponsonby Auckland University Mount Roskill Otahuhu Auckland Airport (Mangere) Manukau Tauranga Hamilton … Kilbirnie (Wellington) Christchurch Dunedin The Dunedin mosque is reputably the world's most southern mosque. ( Full Answer )
There are 20 mosques in Bolton according to Bolton Council of Mosques. For more information see the related link.
There is no limit for the number of entrances in a mosque. It could be any number depending on the mosque capacity and design. At least there is one entrance!!!
The planned Islamic community centre will be two blocks from 'Ground Zero', further from the site than one already existing nearby. As to why in that part of the city: because it is the people in that part of the city who want it built, and that happens to be the site they have obtained for building… the centre on. ( Full Answer )
there are too many mosques in Indonesia since it's one of the largest Islam population in the world.
India has the greatest numbers of mosques in the world, totalingmore than 300,000, more than any Islamic nation.
it's not Necessary for mosques to have domes, but when they do, it depends on how big the ( Masged = mosque ) is. at least one.
In one mosque, Muslims could be few numbers even less than ten and it could be 4 or five millions (as in the Grand mosque or Al-Masjid Al-Haram in Saudi Arabia)
According to Islamic Foundation Bangladesh, there are about 6,000mosques in Dhaka, the capital alone. According to a surveyconducted by Islamic Foundation in 2008, there are 5,776 mosques inDhaka and 250,399 mosques in the whole country. DIZ ANZER PROBS NUTLEGIT SO SERCH UOP YERSEILF
Well, I don't think there's a "ranking," but the top 3 most popular in order are: Mecca, Madina (Masjid Al Naby, p.b.u.h), and Al Aqsa.
do you mean first?If you do then the first mosque in Islam is Masjid Qubaa which is situated in Madinah.
Masjid al-Haram Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Also, u can check wikipedia and type in the same question.
The first Islamic mosque is Kaaba. Different stories about who built it first. However, what is sure is that prophet Abraham (Ibrahim) and his son Ismael; peace be upon them; raised Kaaba basis and reconstructed. Kaaba is located in Makkah (or Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.
There are 5 masjids mentioned in the quran name of mosque (surah and ayat) 1. Masjid quba (9:108) 2. Masjid ul haram (2:150) 3. Masjid ul nabawi (18:21) 4.masjid ul ziraar (9:107) 5. Masjid ul aqsa (17:1)
There are more than 60 mosques in Japan. I personally know; and already visited; one mosque in Tokyo. Refer to links below.
The five mosques which offer the highest capacities in the world are as follows: Al-Masjid al -Nabawi, Imam Reza Shrine, Masjid al Haram, Taj-ul-Masajid, and Faisal Mosque.
To do Salaah, contact prayers, muslims need to be in a state of cleanliness. The state of cleanliness for muslims can be obtained by ritually cleaning themselves with water (or in rare cases with dust) on certain parts of their bodies in prescribed ways. The state of this cleanliness can only be bro…ken with a few acts. There after before making salaah again, the muslim will need to do teh ritual washing again to get back into that state of cleanliness. It can be once minimum or as much as the person wants to. ( Full Answer )