The Dongguan Mosque of Xining has a long history and a large scale. It is one of the famous Islamic temples in China, the highest Islamic institution in Northwest China, and a national key cultural relics protection unit. The China-Iran Agreement in 1988 was the mosque with the largest number of worshippers in the country. The first three photos are historical buildings.
Worth strolling around the mosque. There are some interesting shops around. The mosque itself is nice and is well worth a visit.
Its so fantastic, the architecture is just wonderful. And i like how different cultures live together
Xining can be called the summer capital of China. The hottest summer is only 20 degrees Celsius. Most people use it as a transit station to Tibet or Qinghai Lake. Although there are not many scenic spots in the city, they are worth visiting, especially the larger ones. mosque. The magnificent mosque and high-rise minaret are the unique and irreplaceable cultural symbols and spiritual totems of Xining City. The Dongguan Mosque is my first choice. The Great Mosque of Dongguan is probably the most famous in Xining. It is located in the downtown area on the south side of the bustling Dongguan Street. There are many buses. Remember to get off at the Beixiaojiekou station. I walked past the Nanguan Mosque. Yes, only ten minutes away. The temple has both classical, European, and Arabic architectural styles, peculiar and magnificent, elegant and harmonious. Typical Chinese palace style architecture. The worship hall in the middle of the temple is the largest building in the temple, which can accommodate 10,000 people to worship at the same time. The Tibetan gilt vase on the top of the temple is a gift from the lama of Labrang Monastery in Gansu. No tickets are required to visit the mosque, tourists are not allowed to enter the worship hall, and other lecture places are not allowed, but you can watch and take pictures from the door inward. Every Friday, Ju Ma Juli is the big Sunday of Xining Hui people, and the scene is very spectacular. After leaving the mosque, you can walk to the nearby Nanguan Mosque, Yudaiqiao Mosque, and Yangjiazhuang Mosque, just a few blocks away. The explanation of the Dongguan Mosque is free, but it must be enough for 20 people. You must listen to it when you go.
The Great Mosque of Dongguan is in the ancient city of Xining, on the south side of Dongguan Avenue Road. The temple covers an area of 12,000 square meters and can accommodate more than 3,000 Muslims for worship at the same time. At most, more than 10,000 Muslims can come to worship in one day. The temple and the entire temple are simple and elegant, solemn and full of Islamic characteristics.