Zahir Mosque, Alor Setar

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#1 of 14 in Historic Sites in Kedah




The Zahir Mosque (Malay: Masjid Zahir) is a mosque in Alor Setar, Kota Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, and the state mosque of the state of Kedah. The Zahir Mosque is one of the grandest and oldest mosques in Malaysia, having been built in 1912. The Zahir Mosque has been voted as one of the top 10 most beautiful mosques in the world.
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  • I was really impressed with the architecture of this mosque. It's so unique and beautiful, I had the opportunity to perform the Zuhr prayer, and I feel like very calm. For Muslims who were coming to.....  more »
  • The Masjid Zahir is the state mosque of Kedah with a striking mix of Mudejar and Indo-Islamic architectural style. The colour scheme of two tone black and white really makes the building stand out...  more »
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