The As Syakirin Mosque is a mosque located in the Kuala Lumpur City
Centre (KLCC). The mosque Built in 1998 and is situated near the public
park adjacent to the famous Suria KLCC shopping centre and the Petronas
Twin Towers, the tallest twin towers in the world.
The mosque features interesting architecture of West Asia specially
Uzbek design combined with a taste of East Asia and was built by
Uzbekistan craftsmen using marble and granite. The mosque has intricate
carvings and calligraphy on the interior walls as well as on the dome
In 2009, the mosque went through a major renovation to increase the capacity from 6000 people to 12,000 people.