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Hazar Imam visited China in October 1981 1981-10-22

Hazar Imam visits the Great Mosque of Xian, China   October 1981

Mowlana Hazar Imam at the Great Mosque of Xian with the Imam of the Mosque. Mr. Mohamed Yunus. Immediately behind Hazar Imam are Prince Amyn and various Muslim participants of the sixth Internation Seminar of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture titled "Changing Rural Habitat" held in Beijing. Hazar Imam also visited the Great Wall of China, the Ming Tombs and the Forbidden City. A banquet was hosted in honour of Hazar Imam by the Architectural Society of China at Beijing's Great Hall of the People.

Later the participants set out on a field trip to cities on the ancient Silk Road starting with Xian where Hazar Imam and Prince Amyn attended Juma prayers at the Great Mosque of Xian.


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