Largest Mosque in Shah Alam, Malaysia

The Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque is the state Mosque. It is located in Shah Alam. It is the country’s largest mosque and also the second largest mosque in South East Asia. The first one is in Indonesia. Its most distinguishing feature is its large blue and silver Dome.

The mosque was commissioned by the late Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz, when he declared Shah Alam as the new capital of Selangor on 14 February 1974. Construction began in 1982 and finished on 11 March 1988. The Mosque is also known as the Blue Mosque owing to its blue dome. The dome is one of the biggest religious dome in the world.

It can accommodate 24000 devotees at a time.

Location and how to get there:

There are frequent trains from kuala lampur station to Shah Alam. It is a short taxi ride from Shah Alam train station.

Now enjoy the pictures. It is a beautifully structured mosque.

Mosque at night
During day time
View from the ground
Aerial view of the square near the Mosque

Published by wander through lens

An avid trekker, traveller, who finally freed himself from a corporate cobweb. Loves lush green, snowy mountains, blue sky and crystal water.

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