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Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque

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Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque

Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque
Mannheim Moschee
Basic information
Location Mannheim
Geographic coordinates
Affiliation Islam
Architectural description
Architectural type Mosque
Architectural style Modern
Completed 1995
Minaret(s) 1

The Yavuz-Sultan-Selim mosque is a religious building in Mannheim, Germany, named for Selim I. It is the biggest mosque in Germany, and attracts up to 3,000 Muslims every weekend.[1]

Since the mosque was opened in 1995, Muslim shops and youth centers have become a magnet for the Muslim community.[1]

See also


  1. ^ a b In Europe, skylines reflect the rise of Islam, Yahoo

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