Fatima Mosque

According to the book Modern Architecture Kuwait: 1949 – 1989 by Roberto Fabbri, the Fatima Mosque was built between 1972 and 1976 in the Abdullah Al-Salem neighborhood. Before the completion of the Grand Mosque in 1986, it hosted the largest religious events in the country. The photo of it under construction comes from Ahmad Alnusfi’s flickr here, his father took the photo in 1972.

The photograph below was taken in 1984 and comes from the MIT Library.

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