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Istiqlal Mosque (Photo: kemdikbud.go.id, enhanced by xelexi.com)

Xelexi.com – Istiqlal Mosque is one of the famous tourist attraction in Jakarta. This is the largest mosque in Indonesia and Southeast Asia that has a modern architectural style with marble walls and floors, decorated with geometric ornaments of stainless steel.

The Istiqlal Mosque has seven entrances named after Asma al Husna: Al-Fattah, As-Salam, Ar-Razzaq, Al-Quddus, Al-Malik, Al-Ghaffar, and Ar-Rahman.

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The main prayer room of Masjid Istiqlal (Photo: istiqlal.id)

The Istiqlal Mosque has a large main dome composed of a stainless steel frame. The dome’s diameter span is 45 meters and is supported by 12 large pillars arranged in a circle.┬áThe mosque is able to accommodate more than 200,000 worshipers.

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