Peace be upon you all. Now comes the time to feature places in Brunei based on a visit done early August 2010. Come...
This is the mosque of Omar Ali Saifuddin (also spelt as Saifuddien), a Brunei icon at international level.
Named after the Sultan who ruled Brunei when the mosque was built 1954-1958 (now already deceased) it becomes a building which is so synonymous with this nation.
The mosque's tower.
The rear left wing where lies the place for taking abolution.
The dome said to be made using solid gold!
Let us have a closer look...
Oh. I feel it is better to take abolution first.
Praying hall. It must be informed that visitors are not allowed to take pictures inside. Thus let me confess of taking pictures by stealth for the viewing pleasure of faithful visitors to this blogspot.
Area under the dome.
Front-most section. For information this is the 424th article in this blogspot.