Despite its enormous size, the carpet was designed as a single piece, which qualified it for the Guinness Book of Records in 2017 as the largest carpet in the world.
As many as four defendants were charged with managing, organising, and practising gambling in a house, but they denied the charges in court, while their lawyers requested innocence due to the lack of elements of the crime.
Martina Strong was presented with a copy of the book "Spaces of Light" one of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre's unique publications, which includes several distinguished and award-winning photographs...
The Founder’s Memorial, a permanent tribute to the late founding father of the UAE, Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, is celebrating its third anniversary that took place on the 26th of February, 2018 through the unveiling of the centrepiece of the site, a monumental artwork named The Constellation.
The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, a symbol of Islam that embodies the message of peace, tolerance and diversity, welcomed 4,480,000 visitors from 249 nationalities in the first half the Year of Tolerance, according to the half-yearly statistics released by the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, SZGMC.
Now Noor ul Islam aspires to secure a further promotion to muezzin at the Grand Mosque in the Holy City of Makkah. “I can’t explain these feelings,” he said. “Every Muslim should try to make this bond between him and God.”
The mosque was visited by many high-level delegations, and the number of delegation members from around the world received by the mosque was 2,452, who included presidents of states, ministers of foreign affairs, other top officials from October 2021 to the end of March 2022.
The halls, Sahan, corridors, and garden courtyards at the Mosque were packed with masses of worshippers, creating a tranquil spiritual scene that brought together worshipers from all walks to perform prayers amid a system of exceptional integrated services.
President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Indonesian President Joko Widodo have inaugurated the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in the Indonesian city of Solo.