A New Mosque in Nantes
Just when you thought the giant mosque of Strasbourg would be the last one for a while, here comes the biggest mosque in Western France - the Assalam de Malakoff mosque and cultural center of Nantes. Islamisation reports:
Saphirnews reports that the "building, topped with a cupola 12 meters in diameter, came into being thanks to the Islamic Association of Western France (AIOF). The mosque will welcome more than a thousand faithful. It is composed of two large prayer rooms, a multipurpose room, a children's area, and offices.
The Abdullah Al Darwish cultural center, linked to the mosque by a gallery, houses classrooms, a library, a media room, a lecture hall and even a travel agency and a restaurant." (continue reading...)