Maltese President visits Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Wed 03-10-2018 19:51 PM

ABU DHABI, 3rd October 2018 (WAM) – President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca of Malta on Wednesday visited Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

The President of Malta and her accompanying delegation were shown around the tomb of the late Sheikh Zayed and briefed by Dr. Yousif Al Obaidli, Director General of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, on the unique leadership qualities embodied by the nation’s Founding Father and on the Islamic architecture and the history of the edifice which plays an important role in promoting intercultural communication and enhancing the culture of tolerance and peaceful co-existence among peoples across the world.


At the end of the visit, the Maltese President was presented with a copy of the book, “Spaces of Light”, one of the publications of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, and a copy of the book, “The Houses of God”, which deals with the history of mosques in Islamic history.

WAM/Hassan Bashir/Hatem Mohamed

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