Adelaide Mosque in Adelaide - Australia

 

Adelaide Mosque was built in 1888, and is the oldest major city mosque in Australia. Its original four minarets were added in 1903. Muslims from as far away as Broken Hill and Kalgoorlie gathered at least once a year at the Adelaide Mosque, usually for the Fast of Ramadan. In 1890 it was reported that 80 Afghans were present to observe this important festival.

Ahmed Skaka (originally from Bosnia) was an Imam at the Adelaide Mosque.;

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Address:Adelaide Mosque Islamic Society of South Australia
20 Little Gilbert Street
Adelaide SA 5000, Australia

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