An Nurumi, The Unique Domed Mosque In Yogyakarta
Indonesia besides is famous for its predominantly Muslim population, is also famous for its beauty and abundance of mosques scattered in all corners of the country. The beauty of the mosque in Indonesia is not inferior to the mosques in other countries. In addition to the beautiful, the building of mosques in Indonesia also much that is unique. Among them are the mosque of An Nurumi in Jogjakarta.
Kremin Building In Jogjakarta
The mosque of Nurumi, built in the ‘ 90s the highway Solo – Yogyakarta, at KM 15 Candisari, Kalasan, Sleman. An Nurumi in Jogjakarta mosque was built on the land covering an area of 700 square meters by a fried chicken. The building of the mosque is indeed imitating ancient building in the city of Moscow, Kremin Russia. The building was built for 2 years.
The history of building An Nurumi in Jogjakarta comes from votive Hajad Umi Nursalim family. By that time the family Hajad Umi Nursalim after ‘ Umrah from a visit to Russia and see the building Katredral of Saint Basil. Since then, the desire to establish the mosque resembled it.
The Uniqueness Of The Dome Of The Mosque Is An Nurumi
Not only is Russia which has the dome of Tubby, but in Indonesia there are also buildings with colourful Tubby dome like a rainbow. Although the mosque An Nurumi in Jogjakarta not of buildings in Russia kremin. The mosque has a unique dome building, whatever its uniqueness? The following detailed information.
The vault with 9 towers
An Nurumi in Jogjakarta mosque built with 9 towers on it. The sum of the Tower berfilosofi in the spread of islam in Java made by 9 guardians. The ninth the dome consists of 8 small dome that surrounds a large dome.
The colorful dome
An Nurumi mosque in Yogyakarta is also called the mosque of candy. The dome, which resembles a colorful candy. There was even a thought, this mosque is a building used for souvenir/gift shop. See the mosque we’re taken on a beautiful view of the city of Moscow, saint basil Cathedral building.
Qur’an calligraphy on the dome
If the Qur’an calligraphy usually will be put on the wall of the mosque or the part that is flat. But not for the calligraphy that is in An Nurumi mosque in Jogjakarta. In the mosque of An Nurumi-calligraphic, calligraphy painted on the dome of the Summit down to the dome. Besides its uniqueness is also present on pelukisannya, that is painted with various colors.
Although the mosque An Nurumi in Jogjakarta is small, but it’s been a huge benefit for local people as well as for people who travel. Especially for the Muslims who will serve.
Curious with this mosque? If the opportunity to pass through the highway Solo-Yogyakarta, take your time to visit the mosque of An Nurumi in Jogjakarta.