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Huaisheng Mosque

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A must to visit

A spot where you can find inner peace, great Muslim society and amazing landscape and architecture... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2014
nadya s
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Calm, Peaceful and Unique Architecture

Visited this mosque on my trip to Guangzhou. Within the mosque's compound, visitor will find a... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2014
Shaharum A
Kajang, Malaysia
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No.55 Guangta Road, Guangzhou 510180, China
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Reviewed 8 September 2014

Also known as the Lighthouse Mosque. It is one of the oldest mosque in the world. Rebuilt many times over the history, originally built over 1300 years ago.

3  Thank Kazi Y
Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

A spot where you can find inner peace, great Muslim society and amazing landscape and architecture. Surrounded by the local Muslim shop it is an easy place to get halal food. Don't forget to snap along pictures because there are a mass of beautiful scenery...More

3  Thank nadya s
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Visited this mosque on my trip to Guangzhou. Within the mosque's compound, visitor will find a garden with very nice landscape, rest area where you can drink fresh spring water from Saad Abi Waqqas well to quench your thirst and tombs of Saad Abi Waqqas...More

2  Thank Shaharum A
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Its an amazing placing to see and the peace of mind you will get because there is the Roza (tomb) of Hadrat Saa'ad bin abi Waqas R.A, sahaba + ashra e mubashira ..when yu visit this city must goto ziyarah jazakAllah

4  Thank Tahir M
Reviewed 14 January 2014

It is a mosque in a green garden, surrounded by big grown tree n very peace full . Once Prophet Muhammad said "learns anything even until u have go to china". That shows that chinese has long civilization that any other races in the world....More

5  Thank iszali
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Bonus trip to one of the mosque in China, which is the Huaisheng Mosque or Sa'ad Bin Abi Waqqas Mosque. Based on the tour guide, Sa'ad Bin Abi Waqqas Mosque for business purpose and to introduce Islam to China. As a reward from China Government...More

8  Thank FaraMohd
Reviewed 5 August 2013 via mobile

Islam had been established for a long long time ago in china. There many halal food you can find it along the street. It's Very convenient for those Muslim traveller.

5  Thank ihsanj2017
Reviewed 6 February 2013

Upon arrival, we were amicably greeted by a man, presumably an active member of the Mosque Association. Instantly we experience the calmness and charm of the place. Summarising our experience : great ancient architecture. good historical info displayed. serene ambiance. a great place to visit....More

9  Thank Timmmmmmi
Reviewed 28 September 2012

The place is kinda hidden.We took a car once and the driver drove round and round and we missed it but when we reached there,its really worth it.Small mosque but look so different and peaceful. I got married in this mosque.Don't forget to drop by...More

10  Thank Myra N
Reviewed 27 July 2012

The moment I approached Guangta Lu I noticed a marked difference in physical appearance of the road, it was busy as most streets are in the commercial sector of Guangzhou, but there was a comforting buzz in the way people moved around and conducted business...More

27  Thank Za1in2
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Response from Sultana R | Reviewed this property |
Also known as the light house mosque, Huaisheng Mosque was first built in 627, during the Tang Dynasty (618-907), when Islam was introduced to China for the first time. It was invested and constructed by some Arabs and named... More