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Jakarta’s Grand Mosque; Istiqlal Masjid

                                                                                                  photo from National Geographic Istiqlal Mosque or Istiqlal Masjid is a grand building designed to house about 70,000 worshippers, though some, including the official Indonesia’s tourism board says that is it up to 100,000 people. Reportedly the largest mosque … Continue reading

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