History Of The Baiturrahman Mosque

History Of The Baiturrahman Mosque

Baiturrahman Mosque is a mosque at Central Banda Aceh at the island of Sumatra. In addition to this first Baiturrahman Mosque is a mosque of the Sultanate of Aceh. A Mosque of Baiturrahman have a individual dome has been completed at Dec Twenty-seven, 1883. Baiturrahman Mosque further expanded into three domes at 1935. Then the last extended again into five domes (1959-1968). This Mosque and then have extended and currently have 7 domes. Baiturrahman Mosque is some a lot of beautiful mosques in Indonesia, carving a beautiful, spacious yard and also can feel very cool if it was at a room of the mosque. Since Sept 3, 1993. It’s a witness of a past history about Aceh, which is positioned in the Middle in the town of Banda Aceh and is also a pride of the people of Aceh. The mosque of Baiturrahman is a spiritual symbol, courage and nationalism of a Acehnese. This mosque has been constructed at the time of the reign of Sultan Iskandar Muda (1607-1636) and became the centre of spiritual studies in the archipelago. During the time most students from the archipelago, also from Arabs, Turkey, India, and also Persia whom visited Aceh to studying religion.

It is the head office on the Aceh people’s defence when the world war with the Holland (1873-1904). During the Holland bombarded the city of Banda Aceh on 1873, the Baiturrahman Mosque was destroyed, at the time, major general Kohler was murdered, shots in the head by a military Baiturrahman Mosque in the courtyard on the Aceh Empire. To commemorate that event, constructed a smaller monument in front of the left of the Mosque. 6 years later, to quell the anger of individuals in Aceh, Netherlands through Governor General Van Lansnerge repair this Baiturrahman Mosque by laying the initial natural stone on 1879.Until now, a mosque of the Empire have experienced 5 times the particular reconstruction and also expansion (1879-1993). Back