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Huaisheng Mosque

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This is the oldest mosque in southern China whilst some feel it is the oldest in all of traditional... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2016
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The sign board there translated in English as Huaisheng Temple.This mosque is very historically for... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2016
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No.55 Guangta Road, Guangzhou 510180, China
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

It is a historic and old mosque. This was my first time to China so I am not sure about the conditions of other mosques in China but I found this one to be a bit lacking in terms of its maintenance. Despite that, it's...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Black C
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This is the oldest mosque in southern China whilst some feel it is the oldest in all of traditional China. It is a peaceful place despite a large police presence. On one of the several entrance streets, there are many food stalls selling traditional items....More

Date of experience: May 2016
5  Thank requedieu
Reviewed 7 June 2016

The sign board there translated in English as Huaisheng Temple.This mosque is very historically for muslim because it was said built by one of sahabiah Saad Abi Waqas r.a.

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank missZaline
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

I want there for Friday pray. What an amazing feeling and proud. Muslims from overall the word. You feel happy to see your brothers.

Date of experience: December 2015
5  Thank loveme7448
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

We took a Taxi from Taojin road to Guanta road to find one of the oldest masjid of China. It's the 1st one I saw in Guangzhou

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Shafi25
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Rozza-e-Sahabi Rasool Allah Good place To offer Salat Great peace of mind B2 exit yuxiu park metro station On Friday there are food stalls outside masjid

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank msafwanm
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

it is amazing place for muslim. u will feel soo comfort when u pray there .i recomende this place and sure wanna be back there.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Located within Chinese Muslim area, this mosque is one of the oldest mosque in China. Simple yet peaceful. Outside of the mosque you may find halal restaurant, halal grocery, halal meat store.

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank craigansibin
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I love it, it make me feel like i am in China. Guangzhou is becoming like a major city, thus, to have a place like this make me as a tourist feel like i am in China. The architecture at this Mosque is really good,...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank LuluLemon83
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Firstly finding a Mosque in China. Then such an old one.. And finally such a large one with massive Gardens that transport you to a feeling of tranquility & bliss. Between the mosque and LN garden hotel / crowne plaza (road leading East from the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank FahimSaleem
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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