‘The Duchess really appreciated how everything comes together at the mosque – how we include the architecture, the calligraphy, the comfort and the prayer all in to the one procedure.
‘It all links together. She really appreciated that.
‘When went to the outer prayer area [which is covered with a glass roof] I explained how we had exposed the skyline to show the Petronas Twin Towers.
‘I explained that there is a lot of the senses here and that these elements help those praying focus better and if you are feeling uncomfortable or bored you can look up and see the beautiful towers.
‘She laughed when I said that.’