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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque – Abu Dhabi

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The beauty and grandeur of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque of Abu Dhabi does not make it a surprise if someone says that it is the largest of United Arab Emirates and is the eight largest worshipping place for Muslims in the world. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is the main place of worship in the UAE and was the idea of the late President of the country Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. As he was the initiator behind the construction of the mosque, his final resting place was also made within the premises and marked the first occasion to be held in the mosque.

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Faisal Mosque – Islamabad – Pakistan

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Amongst the scenically standing out abodes of God in Asia is also the Faisal Mosque of Pakistan which is known to be the biggest in Pakistan and is also the National Mosque of the country. Situated in the national capital, Islamabad, the Faisal Mosque was designed by a Turkish architect named Vedat Dalokay and got completed in 1986.

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Masjid al-Haram – Mecca – Saudi Arabia

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The Masjid al-Haram in the city of Mecca of Saudi Arabia is known to be the most sacred place of the followers of Islam all over the World. It is also the largest mosque in the world and surrounds the Kaaba, which is again one of the holiest Islamic locations. Such is the significance of Kaaba that the Muslims across the World offer their prayers in the direction of the monument. It is said that every Muslim should once try to make a Hajj pilgrimage in his or her life.

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