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Old December 8th, 2011, 01:22 PM   #10341
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When it would be opened?
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Old December 8th, 2011, 04:58 PM   #10342
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Old December 8th, 2011, 09:39 PM   #10343
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I believe people are looking at this Structure the wrong way.

Mecca is a ancient city with old faniscinating Islamic Tradition and Buildings. This Clock reflets it's importance and it's old tradition by looking old and out of place :/

I'll admit it isn't the nicest structure out there but i'll still take a pic of it with me next to it
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The Mall Karachi, Bahria Icon Tower and The Centuarus :D
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Old December 8th, 2011, 10:05 PM   #10344
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it's just hard to understand how massive this building is. it has such a wide base AND is so tall. it's just amazing and the design is extremely underrated, this building is a beauty in my eyes, a symbol of what can be done and what is yet to come in modern architecture.
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Old December 8th, 2011, 11:40 PM   #10345
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Even more pics from my fb page, its finally famous


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Old December 9th, 2011, 02:53 AM   #10346
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what is your fb page? the one regarding to this project.
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Old December 9th, 2011, 06:07 AM   #10347
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what else??

there is a funny story concerning that page and Makkawi's FB account, lol. "long procedure"
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Old December 9th, 2011, 06:11 AM   #10348
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Old December 9th, 2011, 06:19 AM   #10349
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anybody knows if they'll eventually open that area to the public?
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Old December 9th, 2011, 06:45 AM   #10350
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Prayer at Abraj al Bait Mall



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Old December 9th, 2011, 12:46 PM   #10351
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anybody knows if they'll eventually open that area to the public?
Its open, you can go there and no one will stop you (our escort told us on our trip). Good luck finding the lifts
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Old December 9th, 2011, 12:47 PM   #10352
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what is your fb page? the one regarding to this project.
https://www.facebook.com/Abraj.al.Bait.Official


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there is a funny story concerning that page and Makkawi's FB account, lol. "long procedure"
I have my privacy and security concerns
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Old December 9th, 2011, 12:50 PM   #10353
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Old December 9th, 2011, 05:41 PM   #10354
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Even more pics from my fb page, its finally famous
Congrats!

pics are old...August

see Ghazi Sarmad galleries: http://www.dpreview.com/galleries/94.../olympus-e-pl1


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Old December 9th, 2011, 06:02 PM   #10355
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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:21 PM   #10356
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Governor of Makkah to Wash Kaaba on Saturday

Makkah, Muharram 13, 1433, Dec 8, 2011, SPA

On behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Pirnce Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Makkah will commence washing the holy Kaaba on Saturday (10 Dec).

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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:25 PM   #10357
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Will he wash it himself?
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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:27 PM   #10358
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...with helpers!
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Old December 9th, 2011, 09:00 PM   #10359
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Old December 9th, 2011, 09:36 PM   #10360
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Now I know where those light beams on the spire come from.
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