Faisal Mosque Islamabad

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Faisal Mosque ( also known as Shah Faisal Masjid ) is an exceptionally large and Famous mosque in Islamabad. Designed by a Turkish architect who won an international competition for the honor, Faisal Mosque  is formed sort of  a desert Bedouin’s tent and functions as the national mosque of Pakistan.

King Faisal bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia both suggested (in 1966)  and for the most part funded the Faisal Mosque, which is named in his honor.

Ever since its conception, the mosque has been regarded as the national mosque of Pakistan, and as such it symbolizes the hopes and aspirations of the new nation.

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