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Old August 11th, 2010, 12:40 PM   #5041
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wanted to post a bigger size of the picture posted before.

this is last night,taken from the far side of the Grand Mosque roof

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Old August 11th, 2010, 01:41 PM   #5042
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this mad the sydney papers today. it mentioned it will be largest clock and 2nd tallest building at 640m? i think its wrong info, but looked good
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Old August 11th, 2010, 01:54 PM   #5043
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this mad the sydney papers today. it mentioned it will be largest clock and 2nd tallest building at 640m? i think its wrong info, but looked good
malaysian papers also said the same today..it will be the largest clock in the world and second tallest building in the world
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Old August 11th, 2010, 02:08 PM   #5044
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Looks much better than expected
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Old August 11th, 2010, 02:15 PM   #5045
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the building and the clock looks fantastic, well done
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Old August 11th, 2010, 02:19 PM   #5046
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Old August 11th, 2010, 02:28 PM   #5047
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Old August 11th, 2010, 02:42 PM   #5048
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Old August 11th, 2010, 03:13 PM   #5049
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Heh, it looks like some upgraded (modern) version of Barad-dûr/Dark Tower from LOTR

And seriously - I respect these who are building Abraj Al-Bait but I don't like this building.
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Old August 11th, 2010, 03:42 PM   #5050
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Old August 11th, 2010, 06:36 PM   #5051
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...in the terms of urbanism, it reminds me of this...
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Old August 11th, 2010, 06:48 PM   #5052
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UNTIL RECENTLY INFORM ME OF THIS BUILDING, BUT THE TRUTH SEEMS ME AN INTERESTING And IMPOSING WORK, when SEEING HER ALONE HE DOES NOT LOOK SO BIG FOR HIS FORM, BUT when COMPARING HER WITH THE OTHER BUILDINGS IF HIMSELF I COULD SEE YOUR MAGNITUDE, CONGRATULATIONS....GREETINGS FROM LEBANON TOLIMA COLOMBIA.... And THAN LIVE SKYSCRAPERS ...
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Old August 11th, 2010, 07:03 PM   #5053
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haaaa.............it is so wonderful that all your intellectual replies are all just faith.............good luck to you, I just looked here because I am interested in the Architecture and the clock......it is an amazing clock !
Its also wonderful that people that have so much faith can build such amazing things.
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Old August 11th, 2010, 08:18 PM   #5054
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i'm waitting for opening this tower
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Old August 11th, 2010, 09:07 PM   #5055
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Its scary how big, just the clock alone is
Its just 10m shorter than this:



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Old August 11th, 2010, 09:52 PM   #5056
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Luminous face as well I see :P
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Old August 12th, 2010, 12:03 AM   #5057
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before this great barbarity....that Allah take us confessed!
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Old August 12th, 2010, 12:25 AM   #5058
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nice clock indeed.
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Old August 12th, 2010, 01:45 AM   #5059
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a great report by Alarabiya TV , aired today [ in ARABIC ] :

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Old August 12th, 2010, 02:17 AM   #5060
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That is one giant clock!
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