There is a mosque in the Maldives called Hukuru Miskiiy translating to Friday Mosque. Constructed in the year 1656 when the country was ruled by Sultan Ibrahahim Iskandhar I, this is a famed and revered place of worship for the Maldivians. What is also striking is the complex’s exterior and interior made of exquisite coral stones. These stones are carved intricately in ornate patterns and Arabic writing. The many features of the mosque could be admired while staying at a lavish Maldives Resort, an ideal choice would be Anantara Veli, Maldives. Being among the finest Maldives Boutique Resorts they provide star class amenities together with superior service to make your holiday a truly memorable one.