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Bahrain Sunni Endowments Council opens Lakes Mosque in Riffa Views

Construction of Riffa Views, Al-Qaqa ibn Amr al-Tamimi, Lakes Mosque. was supervised by Riffa Views Real Estate Company

The Lakes Mosque is located in Riffa Views.
The Lakes Mosque is located in Riffa Views.

Bahrain’s Lakes Mosque in Riffa Views has been opened by the chairman of the kingdom’s Sunni Endowments Council, Dr. Shaikh Rashid bin Mohammed Al-Hajeri.

According to the Bahrain News Agency, the opening of the mosque comes as part of Dr. Al-Hajeri’s tour to three other mosques in the country’s Riffa Views, a mixed-use development in the country. These mosques include the Riffa Views Mosque, Al-Qaqa ibn Amr al-Tamimi Mosque, and the Lakes Mosque.

Dr. Al-Hajeri commended the work of the firm that built the mosques, construction of which was supervised by the Riffa Views Real Estate Company.

He added that HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has provided land across the country for the construction of mosques.

In August 2019, Bahrain had opened the revamped Al Noor mosque in Riffa. The project was implemented under Sunni Endowments Directorate's initiative to build and refurbish places of worship in the country.

The mosque was constructed by the members of the Al-Sada family in Riffa under their father Hashim bin Abdullatif Al-Sada’s interests to rebuild the structure. Spanning an area of 600m², the mosque has a capacity to accommodate 1,000 people and features a residential space for the unit for the muezzin and a library.

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