Sunday, March 7, 2010

Al Ain mosques #7

short and small minaret

Perhaps one of the oldest and smallest mosques here in Al Ain City. Located at 7th Street, Al Khrais Community of Al Jimi District; just few meters away from the Sheikh Mubarak Roundabout. It has one small and short minaret and one small dome. I find it odd to see a small mosque around the residential area especially if I will look at the big villas and flats around the community. Certainly, a repainting or shall I say a full restoration and rehabilitation is what the mosque need.

Words of the day:  
Sahba'a is the arabic word for number seven
Sagheer is the arabic word for small.
Kabeer is the arabic word for big/large.

Salaam to all! Have a great weekend. Keep smiling.


  1. Fun to see that mosque and your photos at night are well done!

  2. I, too, really enjoy your night shots, Misalyn! The lighting and the perspective are wonderful! Hope you have a great week!


  3. I always admire your night shots, Misalyn!
    Fantastic Mosques!
    Betty hugs

  4. Cool. Pinuntahan ko rin ung iba mong mga photos sa ibaba. All impressive. I particularly like your Arabic words of the day. Marami akong natututunan.

    Thanks, Misalyn.

  5. Dear Misalyn,
    for sure you are able to bring magic into photography. Beautiful pictures, especially as they are during the night.
    Please have you all a wonderful start into the new week.

  6. Arabian castles and the churches are very solemn.

    It is an inheritance of the global history.


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