International Journal of Architecture, Arts and Applications

Volume 5, Issue 3, September 2019

  • The Symbolic Meaning of Mosque Architecture as Adaptation to the Residential Environment, in the Social, Economic and Cultural Contexts in Lombok

    Taufan Hidjaz, Nurtati Soewarno, Detty Fitriany

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 3, September 2019
    Pages: 64-81
    Received: 8 September 2019
    Accepted: 22 September 2019
    Published: 21 October 2019
    Abstract: The island of Lombok in Central Indonesia is native to Muslim Sasak ethnicity, but before 1400 there was still animism with a natural object-oriented housing environment as a symbol of ‘the mother of all places’. After becoming Islam, it was adapted as ‘the mother of waiting space’ with a symbol of mosque architecture. The architecture of the mosqu... Show More