Harithy Mosque
Jiddah, Saudi Arabia
A rectangular plan, courtyard mosque, which can be covered by a retractable tent when necessary. The main dome in front of the mihrab" is supported on pendentives and its drum is pierced by arched clerestories. Two consecutive series of smaller domes line the courtyard on the other three sides. To enhance the structure's Ottoman overtone
Location
Jiddah, Saudi Arabia
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Events
1986
Dimensions
Ground floor area: 812 m²; total site area: 3,250 m²
Variant Names
Harithy Mosque
Harithi Mosque
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Building Usages
mosque
religious
Keywords
Aga Khan Award for Architecture Shortlisted Project