Sunday, April 10, 2011

Aceh Mosques Surviving Earthquake and Tsunami

Mosque in Lhok Nga Banda Aceh
Aceh tsunami, Indonesia,  that occurred in 2004, had taken the lives of hundreds of thousands of people died and tens of thousands of houses and ruined buildings razed to the ground.

Maybe we already know and see through the mass media how powerful the 2004 tsunami in Aceh.

Amid the dissolution of buildings destroyed by the tsunami are all-powerful, it appeared that no buildings but still survive strong Mosque similar with Kobe Mosque in Japan (survived from Nuclear bomb and Earthquake), while the surrounding buildings were destroyed to the ground.

Here are some mosque in Aceh, which remained firm stand on the tsunami struck:

Ulheu Lheu mosque in Banda Aceh

Mosque Raya Baiturrahman Banda Aceh

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