Architecture & Designs at Paris Mosque

Started Nov 13, 2012 | Discussions thread
OP farrukh Senior Member • Posts: 2,720
Re: Architecture & Designs at Paris Mosque

thanks for sharing ! This is quite a discovery for me. Those recent buildings look very much like the ones found in Andalusia (in Sevilla, Granada or Cordoba); I'd say that those ancient palaces and mosques are still looking finer than the Paris one, although none is still used as a mosque, as far as I know.

Pleasure - indeed the design of this Paris mosque was based on Moorish architecture from Andalusia.

Three shots from the one in Granada, followed by 2 shots from the mosque which is actually used in modern day Granada

The current mosque of Granada

Not as impressive on the inside, but I did go there with a couple of Polish girls I met there, which so happened to be at the same time an all female tv crew from Holland were filming thee as well

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