Masjid al-Dahab (or The Golden Mosque; Filipino: Moskeng Ginto; Malay: Masjid Emas; Spanish: Mezquita del Globo de Oro) is situated in the predominantly Muslim section of the Quiapo district in Manila, Philippines, and is considered the largest mosque in Metro Manila. The Golden Mosque is so-named because of its dome is painted in shining gold. Under the supervision of former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos, it was constructed in 1976 for the visit of Libyas President Muammar al-Gaddafi, although his visit was cancelled. It now serves many in Manilas Muslim community, and is especially full during Jumuah prayers on a Friday.
The time of the obligatory prayer