Aysha Bakkar Mosque
Beirut, Lebanon

This privately-owned small community mosque is located on a small irregular plot in a congested part of Beirut. The mosque has two basements, a ground floor, and a mezzanine floor. The second basement includes a library, a lobby, and a lounge area, and the first basement includes a conference room, an office, and a kitchen. The mezzanine floor consists of the women's prayer area that looks over the main prayer hall on the ground floor.


Sources:

Haddad, Elie G. "Learning from Beirut: From Modernism to Contemporary Architecture." ARCCJournal 5.1 (2008): p. 46-47.



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Beirut, Lebanon
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Completed 1971
Dimensions
1200 m²
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Aysha Bakkar Mosque
Building Usages
mosque
religious