Video: Sharjah Ruler opens new mosque, offers prayer

Web Report/Sharjah
Filed on March 29, 2021

Photos: Department Of Islamic Affairs - Sharjah/Twitter

Photos: Department Of Islamic Affairs - Sharjah/Twitter

Screengrab from video: Department Of Islamic Affairs - Sharjah/Twitter

The two-floor mosque sprawls over 665 square metres and has a 30-metre minaret.

His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, inaugurated the Al Bararah Mosque in Sharjah’s Al Mahatta on Monday morning.

The two-floor mosque is built over an area of 665 square metres and features a dome with a diameter of 7.5 metres and a 30-metre minaret.

The mosque has ablution and washroom facilities and can accommodate up to 470 worshippers in its prayer hall, 70 spaces of which are for women. It also has three entrances, one of which is for women and another private entrance for the imam.

A video posted by the Department Of Islamic Affairs - Sharjah shows Sheikh Sultan offering socially distanced prayers at the new mosque.

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