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Larabanga Mosque

Posted by
Jason Kravitz (Brussels, Belgium) on 2 January 2012 in Lifestyle & Culture.

Mud and stick mosque in Larabanga Ghana - its interesting to see although the locals are not too seasoned in dealing with tourists (hounding for cash donations etc)

Canon EOS 7D 1/2000 second F/4.0 ISO 500 24 mm

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DIMITRIOS from ATHENS, Greece

superb happy NY Jason

2 Jan 2012 7:56am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

It reminds me of one of those huge termite mounds. Architecture in harmony with the surroundings, perhaps?

2 Jan 2012 9:11am

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

oh i love these organic shapes! a very happy new year for you too Jason!

2 Jan 2012 12:17pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

What a gorgeous "architecture". First time I see a mosque like this !

2 Jan 2012 12:40pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

A beautiful composition and very interesting !

2 Jan 2012 2:33pm

Twojays from Montana, United States

Whaa...at a treat! Completely strange. Looks like confection. Might easily be chocolate cake and icing. Did you visit inside I wonder.

2 Jan 2012 4:14pm

Twojays from Montana, United States

...I really appreciate that pink earth too!

2 Jan 2012 4:15pm

franz from Baden, Austria

spectacular architecture !!

2 Jan 2012 4:47pm

janina from Melbourne, Australia

Lovely organic building and I think the cyclist is smiling at you. Were you able/allowed to take photos inside, that would be really interesting? When were you there? :OD

3 Jan 2012 9:37am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Very interesting structure

3 Jan 2012 5:28pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A very interesting structure.

9 Jan 2012 4:08am