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Old January 18th, 2012, 12:31 PM   #10581
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This must be the most massive building complex in the World. Breathtaking!

BTW, does the clock chime in any specific fashion?
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Old January 18th, 2012, 12:43 PM   #10582
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Are these all construction cranes on that site !? It looks absolutely massive !
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Old January 18th, 2012, 02:28 PM   #10583
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huge site with all those cranes
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Old January 18th, 2012, 06:15 PM   #10584
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Old January 19th, 2012, 12:00 AM   #10585
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AWESOME PIC!
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This must be the most massive building complex in the World. Breathtaking!

BTW, does the clock chime in any specific fashion?
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Old January 19th, 2012, 04:31 AM   #10586
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It glitters, instead.
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Old January 19th, 2012, 10:55 AM   #10587
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But the glitter doesn't tell time
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Old January 20th, 2012, 12:59 AM   #10588
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it does. prayer time.
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Old January 20th, 2012, 04:08 PM   #10589
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Old January 20th, 2012, 08:10 PM   #10590
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Old January 20th, 2012, 11:12 PM   #10591
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In that last pic, are those skybridges stay there between the main tower and the lower tower after the construction is finished? Because they are ugly.
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Old January 21st, 2012, 12:33 PM   #10592
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Yes they will, they'll probably change the design because thats not how they look like in the renders.
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Old January 21st, 2012, 01:00 PM   #10593
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Ok, maybe they will be not so bad.
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Old January 22nd, 2012, 12:34 PM   #10594
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marvellous scene
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Old January 22nd, 2012, 05:32 PM   #10595
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Old January 22nd, 2012, 08:21 PM   #10596
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ساعه مكه 2012 يوم الجمعه

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Old January 23rd, 2012, 01:15 AM   #10597
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Donno what they are doing there...maybe old pics



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The lunar center really needs a wash
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Old January 24th, 2012, 02:43 AM   #10598
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The lunar center really needs a wash
Any rain in Makkah? ...maybe a cloud could help...lol

في صباح باكر وجو عليل عانقت سحابة عابرة ساعة مكة المكرمة في منظر فريد



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Old January 24th, 2012, 03:33 AM   #10599
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Old January 24th, 2012, 04:17 AM   #10600
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Yo gotta love this place it's detailed architecture is impressivly gorgeous... at least for my taste .
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