Zagreb Mosque

The Zagreb Mosque, located in the city of Zagreb, is the largest mosque in Croatia.[citation needed] The Islamic Secondary School "Dr. Ahmed Smajlović" and a cultural centre operate within the mosque. The construction began in 1981[3] and finished in 1987.

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Zagreb Mosque
Religion
AffiliationIslam
Location
LocationCroatia Zagreb, Croatia
Architecture
TypeMosque
Completed1987[1]
Specifications
Minaret(s)1
Minaret height34.5 m[2]
Website
http://www.islamska-zajednica.hr/index.php

Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi, the Emir of Sharjah, donated US$2.5 million for the construction of the mosque. In 1983, he visited the Islamic community in Zagreb.[3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20110921222519/http://www.islamska-zajednica.hr/monografija/monografija.pdf
  2. ^ Nadilo 2013, p. 592.
  3. ^ a b "Islamska zajednica u Hrvatskoj". Archived from the original on 2007-06-10. Retrieved 2014-08-25.

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Coordinates: 45°47′29″N 16°00′41″E / 45.79139°N 16.01139°E / 45.79139; 16.01139