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Old July 3rd, 2011, 12:06 PM   #8401
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It actually looks a bit like Vegas
wow, what a great and unique comparison. i wonder why nobody has ever thought about that before...

like a thousand times already.
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Old July 3rd, 2011, 12:37 PM   #8402
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I think the 4th part will be lifted today, though I didn't see it at the base of the right-clock
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Old July 3rd, 2011, 05:21 PM   #8403
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the most sacred place of one of the major religions in the world would have deserved more respect.
have created a horror, a cross between Las Vegas and a copy of flashy Dubai.
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Old July 3rd, 2011, 06:09 PM   #8404
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nice lighting on top of zam zam.....zam zam is it?
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Old July 3rd, 2011, 07:50 PM   #8405
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Great updates!...Thanks asyiqul^huur

Do you have smaller size?

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Old July 3rd, 2011, 08:50 PM   #8406
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nice lighting on top of zam zam.....zam zam is it?
nope its safa tower. Zamzam is the one behind it.
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Old July 4th, 2011, 07:47 AM   #8407
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Looks excellent, much better than i expected before !
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Old July 4th, 2011, 10:09 AM   #8408
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If you guys had complained before this building was built... that would make sense.

The building is gorgeus, and the fact that it was built with religious porpuses makes it unique.
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the most sacred place of one of the major religions in the world would have deserved more respect.
have created a horror, a cross between Las Vegas and a copy of flashy Dubai.
summed it up perfectly.
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Old July 4th, 2011, 11:31 AM   #8410
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Most Muslims visiting this thread voiced no such complaints.
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Old July 4th, 2011, 03:11 PM   #8411
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Old July 4th, 2011, 03:18 PM   #8415
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Old July 4th, 2011, 04:46 PM   #8417
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Thanks Great updates!

and thanks also for the ''great view'' smaller size
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EPIC! MARVELOUS! GREAT pics. Thanks asyiqul^huur
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Old July 4th, 2011, 05:04 PM   #8419
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GREAT UPDATES! I'm still not sure if i like the building though... :/
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تركيب أطول مئذنة ذهبية في العالم أعلى هرم ساعة مكة

4 July 2011

صحيفة الشارع السعودي:

استقرت أطول مئذنة ذهبية في العالم في أعلى هرم ساعة مكة ويتوقع أن يبث أذان المسجد الحرام مباشرة من أعلى ساعة مكة عبر مكبرات صوت خاصة عند الانتهاء منها، ويمكن سماع الأذان في محيط المسجد الحرام من مسافة سبعة كيلومترات تقريبا. وفي بعض المناسبات الإسلامية كدخول الأشهر الهجرية والأعياد، ستنطلق 16 حزمة ضوئية عمودية خاصة تصل إلى ما يزيد عن 10 كيلومترات نحو السماء وتبلغ قوة كل حزمة ضوئية 10 كيلو واط. وأثناء الأذان تضاء أعلى قمة في ساعة مكة بواسطة 21.000 مصباح ضوئي تصدر منها أضواء لامعة باللونين الأبيض والأخضر، يمكن رؤيتها من مسافة تصل إلى 30 كيلومترا من البرج، وهي تشير بذلك إلى وقت دخول الصلاة، تمكن هذه الإشارات الضوئية ذوي الحاجات الخاصة كضعيفي السمع مثلا أو البعيدين من المسجد الحرام من معرفة وقت دخول الصلاة. ويبلغ الارتفاع الإجمالي لبرج ساعة مكة 601 متر، في حين يصل ارتفاع الساعة من قاعدتها إلى أعلى نقطة في قمة الهلال 251 مترا وتتكون من أربعة واجهات، يبلغ حجم الواجهتين الأمامية والخلفية 43 مترا في 43 مترا، بينما يبلغ حجم الواجهتين الجانبيتين نحو 43 مترا في 39 مترا.


http://saudistret.com/newsDetails.php?newsId=17071

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Installation of the minaret of the longest in the world's top gold pyramid Makkah Clock

Saudi newspaper the street:
Stabilized gold minaret of the longest in the world at the top of the pyramid of hours of Mecca and is expected to broadcast the Grand Mosque ears directly from the top of Makkah Clock loudspeakers especially when you are done, and prayer can be heard in the vicinity of the Grand Mosque from a distance of seven kilometers. On some occasions, such as entering the Islamic Hijri months and holidays, will be launched 16 beam illuminated a private helicopter to reach more than 10 kilometers towards the sky and of the strength of each beam 10 kW.

During the prayer lit the highest peak in the hour of Mecca by 21.000 projector lamp made of them lights a bright white and green, can be seen from a distance of up to 30 km from the tower, which is referring to the time of entering the prayer, enables optical signals with special needs Kdaafa hearing for example, or distant from the Sacred Mosque to know the time of entering the prayer. The overall height of the clock tower Mecca, 601 meters, while rising up time from its base to the highest point at the top of Crescent 251 meters and consists of four interfaces, the size of cladding the front and rear 43 meters in 43 meters, while the size of the cladding Ganbetin about 43 meters in 39 meters.
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