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Old April 25th, 2010, 09:09 PM   #4141
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Real video for assembly of makkah clock in UAE as a test before the final installation on the site:

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Old April 25th, 2010, 11:16 PM   #4142
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Old April 25th, 2010, 11:19 PM   #4143
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Very cool photos, now its almost time for the installation of the big clock, another architectural showtime !
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Old April 26th, 2010, 04:06 AM   #4144
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that big clock would be nice if they install sound "ding-dong" every hour...
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Old April 26th, 2010, 04:05 PM   #4145
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there will be a drum type of sound.
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Old April 26th, 2010, 08:28 PM   #4146
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there will be a drum type of sound.
i hope it wont be loud and just once every hour. the people in the mosque need not be disturbed.
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Old April 27th, 2010, 02:28 AM   #4147
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wow, just massive.....
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Old April 27th, 2010, 05:41 AM   #4148
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beautiful building, inshallah when i get a chance to do my pilgrimage, maybe i will stay in this hotel and check out the view from the observation deck
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Old April 27th, 2010, 12:44 PM   #4149
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they need a trees on pedestrian / sidewalk area..
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Old April 27th, 2010, 12:59 PM   #4150
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That is one massive and awesome complex. That is one cool view from the hotel window. Are christians allowed to visit the hotel?
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Kaaba from atop Abraj al Bait

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Old April 27th, 2010, 01:11 PM   #4151
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That 16 Story Building sure looks out of place standing right infront of the facade of this.
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Old April 27th, 2010, 01:41 PM   #4152
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That is one massive and awesome complex. That is one cool view from the hotel window. Are christians allowed to visit the hotel?
No just Muslims can enter to Mecca , non-muslims can't even enter the city of Mecca :


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Old April 27th, 2010, 01:56 PM   #4153
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Kaaba from atop Abraj al Bait

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so many humans at down there...
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Old April 27th, 2010, 08:38 PM   #4154
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Oh would you people please get back on topic. The construction of this tower. Period. Not religion, or your opinions about who is forbidden to visit, or how the Vatican works, or what you dreamed....

The architecture and construction of Abraj Al-Bait.
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Old April 27th, 2010, 10:03 PM   #4155
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Old April 27th, 2010, 10:25 PM   #4156
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I'll spell it out for you guys.

O.N. T.O.P.I.C.!.



Do not start a discussion about religions. Thank you very much.
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Old April 28th, 2010, 01:38 AM   #4157
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would they know if I was a Muslim or not? Do they test you or something?
Lol watch the two posts above.
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Old April 28th, 2010, 01:46 AM   #4158
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great progress
diagram update
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Old April 28th, 2010, 06:31 AM   #4159
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Awesome progress chart CULWULLA.
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Old April 28th, 2010, 07:01 AM   #4160
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Thanks CULWULLA
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