Ali Abdel Aal, Speaker for the Egyptian House of Representatives and his accompanying delegation have visited the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, as part of their visit to the country.
The top parliamentarian, accompanied by Abdulaziz Al Zaabi, Second Deputy Speaker of the FNC, visited the mausoleum of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, which is adjacent to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, and prayed to Allah the Almighty to rest his soul in Paradise. .
Yousif Al Obaidly, Director-General of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, accompanied Abdel Aal in a tour and briefed him about the history, components, and the various architectural techniques that have been used in its construction.
At the end of the visit, the speaker of the Egyptian parliament was presented with a book titled, “Spaces of Light.” The book includes the winning photographs in the photography competition, “Spaces of Light,” organised every year by the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre in celebration of the aesthetics and visual greatness of the mosque.