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Central Mosque of Pristina Competition Entry / Tarh O Amayesh

01:00 - 2 May, 2013
Central Mosque of Pristina Competition Entry / Tarh O Amayesh, Courtesy of Tarh O Amayesh
Courtesy of Tarh O Amayesh

Designed by Tarh O Amayesh, their proposal for the Central Mosque of Pristina, the fundamental principal of the project comes from the definition of Mosque, which is a place for praying and going from body to soul. The prayer is someone who connects the earth to the sky, while the mosque is a space for the becoming. Becoming is a symbol of movement and movement is the source of the mosque (the house of god). This plan is shaped in this framework as the mosque is a symbol of ascending sprit from soil to the sky, from city to the Kiblah. More images and architects' description after the break.