Masjid Putra (Putra Mosque) is located near the Prime Minister’s office (Putra Perdana) and Dataran Putra (Putra Square) in Putrajaya, Malaysia.

Construction of the Mosque had started in 1997 and completed in 1999, as mentioned on the Mosque’s website at www.masjidputra.gov.my.

The Level G of the main prayer hall area (Dewan Solat Utama) has a capacity of 8000 people, whereas the space on Level 1 of that main prayer hall can accommodate 2000 people (Source: Masjid Putra website).

    View of Putra Square right in front of Putra Mosque @ Putrajaya, Malaysia
View of Putra Square right in front of Putra Mosque @ Putrajaya, Malaysia

Here are photos I took during visits to Masjid Putra. In this album you can see why some people call it Red Mosque.

In case you’re having a trouble viewing the photos on this page, you may click here to go directly to the document hosted on SlideShare.

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