Matam Ajam Al Kabeer Mosque, Manama

Matam Ajam Al Kabeer Mosque, Manama

The Matam Ajam Al Kabeer Mosque in Manama is a magnificent example of the blend between Persian and Arabian architecture. Its exterior is adorned with blue tiles that are inscribed with Surahs and Verses from the Quran, and its windows and doorways are a testament to Persian architecture with their dome-shaped ends. The mosque is open to the public and daily prayers are performed here.

One of the highlights of this mosque is its beautifully maintained main prayer hall, which is decorated with intricately designed prayer rugs and an ornate roof. The combination of colors and designs in the hall creates an atmosphere of serenity and peacefulness that is perfect for prayer and contemplation.

Located just a few steps away from the Bab-Al-Bahrain, the Matam Ajam Al Kabeer Mosque is easily accessible and a popular tourist attraction. The mosque's notable location, a few minutes from the market, makes it an ideal stop for visitors who want to explore the area's cultural and architectural heritage.

The Matam Ajam Al Kabeer Mosque is not just a beautiful sight to behold, but also a place of historical and cultural significance. Its intricate designs and architecture are a testament to the creativity and skill of the craftsmen who built it, and its daily prayers are a reflection of the strong Islamic faith that is present in Bahrain. Visitors to this mosque are sure to be impressed by its beauty and captivated by its peaceful atmosphere.

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Sight Name: Matam Ajam Al Kabeer Mosque
Sight Location: Manama, Bahrain (See walking tours in Manama)
Sight Type: Religious
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The capital of Bahrain, a small island nation sometimes jokingly addressed as "The Land of Two Seas" (due to its location between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Bahrain), Manama proudly bears a nickname of its own – “The Pearl of the Gulf”. The latter highlights its status as a cultural and economic hub and refers to the pearl industry being an important element of the national...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 Km or 2.4 Miles