The sacrality of Menara Kudus Mosque in manifesting sustainability of Kauman's built environment

Warda Lutfiah Roihana, Yulia Nurliani Lukito

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Abstract

Kudus city is an example of a place where it has undergone various eras before this city was officially established in 1549. The Menara Kudus Mosque is arguably the most iconic heritage building in this city. The cultures of its predecessors are reflected in the design of Menara Kudus Mosque, as seen in the minaret, which is used elements that similar to pre-Islamic sacred buildings. The activities that occurred in Menara Kudus Mosque and its environment already happened in centuries and still existed until now, mostly revolve around religious activities despite the changing nature of the Kudus community. This paper, through literature research, will try to find the correlation between the design and the community of sacred space in Menara Kudus Mosque and its surroundings, focusing on how such design and activities can be sustained in many centuries, until now.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication5th International Tropical Renewable Energy Conference, i-TREC 2020
EditorsRidho Irwansyah, Muhammad Arif Budiyanto
PublisherAmerican Institute of Physics Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9780735441286
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 23 Sep 2021
Event5th International Tropical Renewable Energy Conference, i-TREC 2020 - Depok, Indonesia
Duration: 29 Oct 202030 Oct 2020

Publication series

NameAIP Conference Proceedings
Volume2376
ISSN (Print)0094-243X
ISSN (Electronic)1551-7616

Conference

Conference5th International Tropical Renewable Energy Conference, i-TREC 2020
Country/TerritoryIndonesia
CityDepok
Period29/10/2030/10/20

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