–THE WORLD AROUND US A Tour of the Elegant Faisal Mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan (In Urdu). Episode: 1704, Air Date: 15 May 2011. Script
Today’s The World Around Us will be presented in Urdu, with subtitles in Arabic, Aulacese (Vietnamese), Chinese, English, French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Mongolian, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Urdu and Thai.
Welcome, respected viewers, to The World Around Us. Today, we will visit the beautiful Faisal Mosque in Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan.
The Faisal Mosque is the largest mosque in Pakistan and South Asia and is also one of the largest mosques in the world. It is named after the late King Faisal bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia. It has a covered area of 5,000 square meters and is situated beautifully at the end of Shaharah-e-Islamabad. Visible are the picturesque Margalla Hills. The Faisal Mosque is positioned on elevated terraced land and therefore is visible f