Belgian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hadja Lahbib, and her accompanying delegation paid a visit to the renowned Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in the UAE. Their tour commenced with a visit to the final resting place of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, where they reflected on the Founding Father’s qualities and principles that championed tolerance and peaceful coexistence.
Exploration of the Grand Mosque
During the visit, the Belgian minister and her delegation undertook an extensive tour of the grand mosque, learning about its various halls and external corridors. They gained insights into the mosque’s message of coexistence, tolerance, and cultural openness, inspired by the legacy of the UAE’s late founder.
Distinguished Publications: Belgian
As a token of appreciation for her visit, the guest received two distinguished publications from the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre. The first publication, titled “Spaces of Light,” showcased award-winning photographs from the “Spaces of Light” photography competition, celebrating the mosque’s visual allure. The second book, “Houses of God,” delved into the historical significance of places of worship in Islamic heritage.