Emir Sultan Camii, Bursa

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Emir Sultan Mosque is a mosque in Bursa, Turkey. First built in the 14th century, it was rebuilt in 1804 upon the orders of the Ottoman Sultan Selim III, and re-built again in 1868, along slightly varying plans each time.ArchitectureEmir Sultan, also known as Şemseddin Mehmed Ali el-Hüseyin el Buhari, was a dervish and scholar from Bukhara and also the advisor and son-in-law of the Ottoman Sultan Sultan, Bayezid I.The present-day mosque, bearing his epithet Emir Sultan, and situated in Bursa quarter of the same name (although written contiguously, as “Emirsultan”), was built after the collapse of the original 14th-century monument in the 1766 earthquake. Although the materials and the location were maintained, the style was adjusted to reflect the baroque design that came into fashion in the Ottoman Empire during the 19th century. Following 1855 Bursa earthquake, the mosque and the mausoleum (türbe) of Emir Sultan was rebuilt again in 1868 (1285 A.H) by Sultan Abdülaziz.The mosque and mausoleum stand on opposite sides of a large courtyard with large basin at the entrance. The courtyard entrances are on the east and the west and the mosque and mausoleum are accessed through the courtyard. A wooden arcade with pointed arches wraps around the courtyard and rises to form portals with tall domes at bays leading into the buildings.
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  • BURSA ' or if you did not go to meet the Prophet EMİR SULTAN ' you have a big shortcoming. Every time I go, I try to stop by. Incredible ambiance and peace. I highly recommend it.
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  • Sexchat and attractions. Date a beautiful place. Bursa during a trip will surely be on the list of places to visit.
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  • Bursa or not to come to this mosque. You can pray a mosque and shrine of the strong high. Bursayı bird's eye getting in. You can go by public transport
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  • Another gem of artwork and design in Bursa's historic mosques and tombs. What it lacks in colours and ooh-aah moments of the Grenn Mosque are made up for in the simplicity of the designs and patterns. Brilliant red carpet fits in nicely with the artwork
  • Bursa has a lot to offer. Beautiful mosque
  • Very old cami with history
  • There's a different atmosphere, a step the architecture since the first step towards you from when you look out the door like this hissedebiliyo, he is sharing the feeling of another dimension I've uploaded a picture of the image your mind when you go through that door a type from the shore of a see you. When all the trip while staying in most çekense my attention as usual cleaning suppliers and I would like to thank everyone from the sensitive charge was.
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  • Pigeons out front & Uma views; views of the Bursa on the back; in and, as well as the large cemetery in the graves of regular People. The spiritual atmosphere and people (domestic/international) interest. A must-see attractions!
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Where to stay in Bursa

Known for its thermal waters and proximity to the popular ski resort of Mount Uludağ, Bursa offers upscale accommodations with a price. Here you'll find mostly four-star hotels, including some international chains, all renowned for their spa offerings. If you want to explore the marketplaces of the early Ottoman era, it makes the most sense to stay right in town. If you're looking for a more budget-friendly alternative, check out the limited number of family-run hotels in town, or look to the guesthouses on the outskirts.
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