Browsing: Mosques

sehzade mosque Mosques

Sehzade Mosque was constructed in 16th century. Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent ordered Architect Sinan to design an imperial mosque in memory of his beloved son, Prince…
Kalenderhane Mosque Istanbul Mosques

Kalenderhane Mosque is formerly an Eastern Orthodox Church, converted into a mosque after conquest of Istanbul. It is not exactly known when…
Arab Mosque Mosques

There isn't a specific information regarding when or by whom Arab Mosque was constructed. A legend says, in 715 AD, Arab Mosque…
Sakirin Mosque Mosques

Sakirin Mosque is considered as one of the most beautiful modern mosques in Turkey. It is located at the entrance of Karacaahmet…
Blue Mosque Mosques

Blue Mosque, its name comes from blue tiles surrounding the interior walls. It was constructed facing Hagia Sophia, in 1616, during the…