LOCATION Sadat City
CLIENT Organization for New Urban Communities
FIRM’S RESPONSIBILITIES Master Planning, Design and Engineering
The mosque, 4400 square meters in area, is located in Sadat City’s central spine and has been designed to reflect the modern Egyptian Islamic culture, with a single predominant 40 meter high minaret. On the ground floor of the two storey building are the ladies praying area, the Imam’s residence, a library, a warehouse and an auditorium which can be subdivided into 5 meeting halls as required. The first floor contains the prayers area, the Imam’s room, the broadcasting room, and cloakrooms.