Catalonia Mosque Construction in Progress

01/09/2012

 

The construction of the  Mosque in Torroella de Montrgi (Catalonia) has resumed after  interruption of the works due to its “Arabic” esthetics. The local government demanded in September of last year the alteration of the structure to make it more in tune with the local urban landscape.

After reducing the number of arches and ornaments,  the Mosque project has been  approved.

The Mosque will serve 430 believers and its located in the industrial perimeter; there is no official information when the project will be finished.

The original rejected design(1), the accepted alternative design(2), and the current state of the building(3):