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Mosque in the village of Troitskaya

The image of the mosque is rooted in the national culture of Ingushetia. This image expresses the historical continuity and link with the architectural traditions of the Ingush people. It originates in the ancient temples of Ingushetia. The shape of the traditional sanctuary, which is embodied in historical buildings sanctuaries became the basis for the formation of the building of a new mosque. The prayer hall of the mosque accommodates up to 300 worshipers.


The nature and the atmosphere of the internal space of the ancient temples of Ingushetia became a reference point for the formation of the prayer hall of the mosque. Natural light illuminates the room through irregularly positioned skylights, artificial light sources are hidden and indirect.


Mosque complex consists of the building of the temple, the platform, the minaret, repeating the shape of the Ingush battle towers, decorative fountains and landscaping elements. These elements form a new central square of the village of Troitskaya.


Architects: Vladimir Belskiy, Andrey Dolotov, Tatyana Tyushnyakova

Location: Russia, Republic of Ingushetia, Troitskaya village

Project: 2016

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