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Many more concept pictures of the proposed Ground Zero mosque, also some pictures for reference…

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First look at sketches of the Ground Zero mosque…

t’s the building that has divided New York and forced a national debate on what it means to be American.

Now these artist’s sketches show the first glimpse both inside and out the proposed Ground Zero mosque – and you may be surprised at what is planned.

The futuristic-looking building is wrapped in a honeycomb of abstract shapes – symbols that have already forced the centre’s developers to issue a clarification, after observers pointed out that many of the shapes appear to resemble the Jewish symbol of the Star of David.

Mosque
Mosque

Day and night: The building’s futuristic honeycomb exterior would feature traditional Islamic themes – including the hexagram, which also features as a symbol of Jewish identity

MosquePast and future: Developers have taken traditional Islamic arabesque design and added contemporary and abstract elements, creating a unique and arresting environment

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