Putra Mosque is named in honour of our former and first Prime Minister of Malaysia Almarhum Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al–Haj. It is one of the main⁄top symbol in Putrajaya which is located beside ‘Dataran Perdana’ and in front of ‘Putrajaya Lake’. The mosque was started to build in June 1997. It was ready and given to JAKIM on 1st of September 1999. It took 2 years to complete the building of the mosque.
The capacious of the mosque is 1.37 hectar. The start of the mosque area begins from the main door till the inside of the mosque. Meanwhile, ‘Dataran Putra’ and Souq is not in the area⁄surrounding of the mosque. The mosque was build by Y. Bhg. Dato′ Dr. Nik Mohammad Bin Mahmood of Senireka Sdn. Bhd. group which cost almost RM 250 million. The Maintenance cost was estimated RM 100 thousand. This mosque was build based on two concepts which are ‘Middle East’ and ‘Malay Tradition’.
a nice view for Jabatan Seri Wawasan
Putra Mosque is free entry, open every day from 9 AM to 5 PM. Non-Muslims may not enter the mosque building itself during prayer hours. Note that a dress code applies to Perdana Putra, Seri Perdana and Putra Mosque, meaning no T-shirts, shorts, singlets, sandals, or "indecent" wear for ladies. The mosque lends out shocking pink robes for free, but the rest do not.
At night,we stopped our car on the Jabatan Seri Wawasan for capture night view of Putrajaya and continuous to the Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque(aka Iron Mosque)
night view for the Putra Mosque
i was nothing to do while waiting their shooting...
night view for the Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque(aka Iron Mosque)
Perbadanan Putrajaya Complex is one of the landmark buildings along the Persiaran Perdana.
Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque(aka Iron Mosque)is the second principal mosque in Putrajaya, Malaysia after Putra Mosque. It is located in Putrajaya's Precinct 3, opposite the Palace of Justice. Construction began since April 2004 and was fully completed on August 2009.It was officially opened by the 13th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin on June 11, 2010.
Take a 360 view here.
Take a 360 view here.
The path towards the mosque crosses a skyway known as the Kiblat Walk which stretches an area of 13,639 m².
supper at Mcdonald
We will be back again. :)
ps: All photos taken and copyright by jkyang.