One of the most beautiful, grandiose and heavenly places on earth, not just in Brunei, is the Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque. Religious structures are supposed to promote reverence in order to set a tone of worship, and that is exactly what this mosque does. Located in the capital city of Bandar Seri Begawan, Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque is definitely a major landmark in the country.
What makes this mosque a cut above the rest? Consider these three amazing features. First, the mosque is constructed in a man-made lagoon at Kampong Ayer along the banks Brunei River. This is important because of the cultural significance of Kampong Ayer. [Read more…]