Photo: The Melaka Straits Mosque, on the shores of Pulau Melaka.

Melaka Straits Mosque

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Echoing the fleets of ships that have sailed through the Straits of Melaka for centuries, the white “sails” of the Melaka Strait Mosque curve gracefully as though to catch the wind, floating on the shores of Pulau Melaka.

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This grand mosque is an impressive example of contemporary Islamic architecture although sails were probably not the intention of the architect as the vernacular should reflect god and nature not man made objects ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 200 words.)


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