Notes on the Geography of Great Mirror: Photo 37
Though the grounds are open to the public, the hall is closed except to Muslims, a point that's irksome until you think of the difficulties the small Muslim community has here, where, to quote from a tiny pamphlet published by the Management Committee of Xi'an Great Mosque, "Owing to the correct religious policies for the minority nationalities by the Communist Party and the People's Government, the authorities concerned allocate special funds for the renovations of the mosque...."
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