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SLOVENIAN PRIME MINISTER VISITS SHEIKH ZAYED GRAND MOSQUE IN ABU DHABI

15 Feb 2017


 

Slovenian Prime Minister Miroslav Tesira and his accompanying delegation, on Wednesday visited Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, SZGM, in Abu Dhabi, as part of his official visit to the country.

The guest toured the mosque and was briefed by H.E  Yousif Al Obaidli, Director-General of SZGM, about the history, components, and the various architectural styles that have been used in its construction.

He later visited the ossuary of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, which is adjacent to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, and recalled his qualities and wise approach.

At the end of the visit, Prime Minister of Slovenia was presented with a book titled, "Spaces of Light". The book includes the winning photographs in the photography competition, "Spaces of Light," organized every year by the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre in celebration of the aesthetics and visual greatness of the mosque.