March 28, 2013

Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Photograph by Dave Yoder, National Geographic

A prayer hall in the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al Nahyan Mosque in Abu Dhabi can accommodate thousands of worshippers upon its hand-knotted carpet, believed to be the world's largest. The mosque, an Abu Dhabi landmark, houses the mausoleum of the late president for whom it is named.

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