Princess Astrid visits Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque

Thursday 20th, March 2014 / 22:40 Written by
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Princess Astrid visits Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque

Muscat — Princess Astrid, Representative of the King of Belgium and her accompanying delegation, yesterday visited the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque in the Wilayat of Bausher within the framework of her current visit to the Sultanate.
Officials at the Sultan Qaboos Higher Centre for Culture and Science gave a briefing to the Princess on the mosque’s building and designs, which combined various models of the Omani and Islamic architecture.
During the visit, the princess familiarised herself with the mosque’s roles and centres, such as the Islamic Sciences Institute, the library and lecture hall, in addition to the major role carried out by the mosque in clarifying the tolerant message of Islam.
— ONA

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