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14 yıl önce - Sal 08 Nis 2008, 02:27
Gaziantep - Mosques


Mosques - (More Photos)

This mosque in Tepebasi neighborhood had originally been constructed as a church in 1892. After having been used as a church and prison, it was converted into mosque. It is one of the biggest mosques in Gaziantep.


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Ömeriye Mosque

It is in Dügmeci neighborhood of the city. There is no information on how old it is, but surviving records indicate that the mosque was restored in 1210. The crown gate and niche of the most were both made of colored stones. Fine examples of stone working can be seen in the gallery of its minaret.


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Boyacı Mosque

It is in Tabakhane neighborhood of the city. There is, again, no information on how old it is, but surviving records indicate that the mosque was built by a carpenter named Ali. The year 1213 is read on stairs leading to its minaret. It is presumed that the mosque was restored in 1213.

Şeyh Fethullah Mosque

This mosque in Kepenek neighborhood is also known as Asagi Seyh Mosque. Seyh Fetullah, the builder of the mosque, is believed to have descended from Hz. Ebubekir. This mosque exhibiting the characteristics of Seljuk architecture survived to our times without losing its authenticity.


Photos of Other Mosques:


(+) Alaüddevle Mosque
(Built before 1515 A.D.)


(+) Ali Nacar Mosque
(Built 1213 Hegira)


(+) Hacıveli Mosque
(Built 1914)


(+) İhsanbey Mosque



(+) Karatarla Mosque
(Built 1063 Hegira)


(+) Kozanlı Mosque
(Built 1088 Hegira)


(+) Şirvani Mosque
(Built before 1677 A.D.)


(+) Şirvani Mosque



(+) Tahtani Mosque
(Built 1557 A.D.)


(+) Tahtani Mosque

See also:
About Gaziantep
Castles
Gaziantep Zoo
Hotels
Museums
University of Gaziantep


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