Posts Tagged ‘Mosque’

New Mosque ( Yeni Camii )

New Mosque,  which is located in Eminönü, was started to build by order of Safiye sultan who is III. Murat’s wife in 1597. After III. Murat passing away, construction of the mosque was delayed for along time. Mother of IV. Mehmet, Hatice Turhan Sultan, supported to finish  construction of the mosque in 1663.   The [...]

Blue Mosque ( Sultan Ahmet Camii )

Is there any one who is not affected from the magnificance of Hagia Sophia? One of the people who is affected from the beauty which has been protected by city owner public and that has been cared intensively is one of the emperor of Ottoman Empire and Istanbul who is Sultan II. Ahmet. Sultan had the [...]

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