A Memorandum Regarding The Planning Of Mecca For The Future In Consideration Of The Rituals Of Hajj
Type
report
Year
1976
Written to: Dr. Haji Muhsin al-Tantawi, Center For Hajj Research - Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Date: August 19, 1976

This document discusses the factors that should be kept in mind while designing and planning the area of Mecca and holy sites within for the future. The document includes Fathy's suggestions and concepts for designs to encompass the holy environment of the region, to consider health regulations and provisions, the local geographical situations, and the annual amount of pilgrims that visit the city throughout the year and especially at the time of the Hajj.
Citation
Fathy, Hassan. A Memorandum Regarding The Planning Of Mecca For The Future In Consideration Of The Rituals Of Hajj. 19 Aug. 1976. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
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Collections
Copyright
Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Country
Saudi Arabia
Language
Arabic
Building Usages
area conservation
urban design and development
community development
urban design and development
new town planning
urban design and development
urban upgrading
urban design and development
informal settlement
urban design and development
Keywords
urban planning
urban development