President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov arrived on a working visit to Turkmenabat, where he participated in celebrations to mark the opening of the main mosque Lebap velayat. The head of state noted the important role of the religious building in the religious life of the country - now the believers in the region have more opportunities worship the shrines of Islam, and preserve and develop the original national traditions and customs.
Turkmen The Turkmen leader also participated in the groundbreaking ceremony for the temple in 2015. 2015. The completely finished religious complex, which occupies an area of 5 hectares, has become a decoration of Turkmenabat's architectural appearance. hectares, has become the decoration of the architectural image of Turkmenabat. In addition to the four minarets decorated with the original elements, the structure of the complex there is a prayer hall with the capacity of 3 thousand worshippers. There is a hotel and guest house for the pilgrims coming from other settlements. other settlements there will be a hotel and a parking lot. Also on the territory of the mosque there is a special building with a dining room for worshippers. a special building where sadaqa will be held.
At The mufti of Turkmenistan also spoke on the occasion of the opening of the mosque, Mufti of Turkmenistan also spoke at the mosque opening ceremony.
Turkmen The Turkmen leader donated an Islamic relic sent from Mecca to the new religious edifice. The inscription of the Kaaba is inscribed on the gift.
For The President of Turkmenistan was given a short excursion during which he the features of the new temple complex.
On the same day, a joint Friday prayer was held at the new mosque, attended by the country's mufti and imams from Ashgabat and all five Turkmen provinces.