The World’s Biggest Mosque Cupola There Are In Indonesia
For those of you who become citizens of Tangerang or surrounding areas, perhaps Mosque Al-Azham kontraktor kubah masjid has become one of the buildings that is not foreign anymore. In fact, its existence as most big Mosques in the area inviting a lot of attention. Plus, with the dome of the mosque is so great success made many eyes highlighted on this building.
Mosque of Al-Azham was established in an area of 2.25 hectares. The spacious building is 5,775 square meters. Parking lots owned by the mosque is very broad, i.e. 14,000 square meters. The largest and grandest mosque in Tangerang is also able to accommodate 15 thousand worshipers, which of course the numbers very much, is it?
Then, the Mosque of Al-Azham itself also includes unique characteristics at once. Especially, the dome of the mosque become part with other Mosques of the criterion. Approximately, what is the criterion and also the uniqueness? The following will be discussed regarding the characteristics and uniqueness of the dome of the Mosque of Al-Azham itself.
If you look at the section of the dome of the mosque, there would appear to be a large dome is not supported with pillars. The largest part of the dome of the mosque located in the Middle thus sustained by 4 other domes with a smaller size which is semicircular and surrounds it.
Not only that, the dome of the Mosque of Al-Azham even believed the dome of the Mosque is the largest in the world. If you sign in and enjoy from inside, you and your visitors will be able to enjoy the beauty of the dome of the mosque which has 5 color gold and decorated by calligraphy. The five-domed mosque symbolizes the obligation of prayer 5 time Muslims.
When viewed from the outside, you will also be able to find the 4 pillars of the tower that became a symbol of the 4 pillars of science, namely Arabic, history, philosophy, and also the Sharia. Meanwhile, the height of the mosque are believed to have the world’s largest dome reaches 30 meters which is a symbol of the presence of 30 juice in the Qur’an.
Another symbol that you can find on this magnificent Mosque is also a high tower looming buds. Height reaches six metres from the number of symbols that represent the pillars of faith, that is as much as 6.
The location of this building made the Mosque Al-Azham adjacent to the Central Government and also the Office of the Clerical Assembly of Indonesia (MUI) Tangerang. Someone designed this magnificent Mosque is Slamet Wirasonjaya, Professor of the science of architecture of ITB and success make this building became the pride of the colors at once icons of Tangerang.
The splendor of this mosque makes it often used as activity centers of the festival and the art of the Islamic religion. Not only that, the mosque was often used as one of the places of shooting some certain television production house.