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Bahrain Grand Mosque

Photograph by John Lawrence


Set against the backdrop of palm trees and the sea, the Grand Mosque strikes a beautiful picture. With its exquisite Bahraini architecture, crowned by the world's largest fibreglass dome and blessed with a tranquillity reserved for the holiest of holy places, the Grand Mosque truly lives up to its name.


Though non-Moslem visitors are welcome, it is important that you dress modestly, cover your head and take your shoes off before entering.


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Taken on November 19, 2007