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Old September 22nd, 2011, 05:41 PM   #9841
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@Ruqaya, No, it was a very quick trip, went there, did Umrah and returned. no time to go around. didn't go on that side of the mosque.
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Old September 22nd, 2011, 08:24 PM   #9842
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@Ruqaya, No, it was a very quick trip, went there, did Umrah and returned. no time to go around. didn't go on that side of the mosque.
Understand there's many like you, so next time inshallah

Here's the last pic I found about the gate

King Abdullah Gate

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مشروع خادم الحرمين الشريفين الملك عبد الله بن عبد العزيز بالحرم المكي

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... can see Abraj al Bait and King Abdullah Gate

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Old September 22nd, 2011, 09:02 PM   #9843
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does anyone know what are the dots all over the crecent for? i had thought they were lights
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Old September 22nd, 2011, 09:30 PM   #9844
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does anyone know what are the dots all over the crecent for? i had thought they were lights
BINGO!!! they ARE lights
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Old September 22nd, 2011, 09:37 PM   #9845
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does anyone know what are the dots all over the crecent for? i had thought they were lights
I think you are late...

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Old September 22nd, 2011, 09:46 PM   #9846
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Makkah Clock Tower - Crescent

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Old September 22nd, 2011, 09:54 PM   #9847
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Old September 22nd, 2011, 09:56 PM   #9848
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Old September 22nd, 2011, 10:06 PM   #9849
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Inside area of the four clocks



I think it's the plan of inside area four clocks

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Old September 22nd, 2011, 10:20 PM   #9850
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The zoomed up detail of the BIGGEST mistake in the whole project.

I'm pretty sure that blue print was leaked.
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Old September 22nd, 2011, 11:06 PM   #9851
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I have a lot of pics of these DETAILS ...but to long now to post it.
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Old September 23rd, 2011, 05:14 AM   #9852
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The zoomed up detail of the BIGGEST mistake in the whole project.

I'm pretty sure that blue print was leaked.
CLEAR as never before, :P
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Old September 23rd, 2011, 05:43 PM   #9853
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From the Tower by Lou Kofiah

21 September 2011

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IMG_3757 par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr

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IMG_3720 par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr

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IMG_3760_mod par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr

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IMG_3759 par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr

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IMG_3721 par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr

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IMG_3731 par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr

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IMG_3728 par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr


Holy Mosque - Masjid al Haram

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IMG_3711 par Lou Kofiah, sur Flickr



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Old September 23rd, 2011, 06:32 PM   #9854
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These were amazing. Breathtaking view.
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Old September 23rd, 2011, 07:07 PM   #9855
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Old September 23rd, 2011, 07:38 PM   #9856
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Nice pics
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Old September 23rd, 2011, 11:08 PM   #9857
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Alright, time for some street view. I worked hard on these, so as usual, I will be expecting feedback.

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
Makkah on National Day


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DSC01225 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01226 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01227 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01228 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01232 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01233 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01234 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01235 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01240 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01241 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01242 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01244 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01237 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01238 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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DSC01239 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr

I WANT AN AWARD FOR THIS ONE :P
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DSC01229 by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr

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Old September 23rd, 2011, 11:43 PM   #9858
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never noticed the palm tree in the clock looks good
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Old September 23rd, 2011, 11:45 PM   #9859
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Its the official Saudi Emblem or Coat-of-Arms (whatever you call it).
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Old September 24th, 2011, 12:07 AM   #9860
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Looks very nice ...I like that one

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