Süleymaniye Mosque Ottoman imperial mosque of Istanbul,Turkey

Major mosques of Istanbul

The Süleymaniye house of prayer is associate degree Ottoman imperial house of prayer situated on the Third Hill of Istanbul, Turkey.

Major mosques outside

it’s the second largest house of prayer within the town, and one in every of the known sights of Istanbul.

the Suleymaniye Mosque

The Süleymaniye musjid was engineered on the order of ruler Süleyman (Süleyman the Magnificent) “was lucky to be ready to draw on the skills of the field genius of Mimar Sinan” (481 Traditions and Encounters: temporary world History). the development work began in 1550 and also the musjid was finished in 1558.

Suleymaniye Mosque

This “vast spiritual advanced known as the Süleymaniye…blended Islamic and Byzantine field components. It combines tall, slender minarets with giant rounded buildings supported by domes within

Major mosques inside

the type of the Eastern Church Hagia Sophia (which the Ottomans reborn into the musjid of Aya Sofya)” (481 Traditions and Encounters: temporary world History).

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