Aziziye Cami, Konya
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Aziziye Mosque is an Ottoman mosque in Konya, Turkey.LocationThe mosque is in the district of Karatay of Greater Konya at about. It is situated in the business center of the city.HistoryThe original mosque had been commissioned between 1671 and 1676 by Damat Mustafa Pasha who was the husband of Hatice Sultan, the daughter of sultan Mehmet IV. But when it was ruined as a result of a fire in 1867, it was recommissioned by Pertevniyal, the mother of sultan Abdülaziz in 1874. (Name Aziziye refers to Abdülaziz)ArchitectureThe architectural style is a mixture of boroque and traditional Ottoman architecture. Nevertheless it has many features which make it one of a kind. It is a double minaret building. In each minaret the balcony (şerefe) roof is supported with columns which makes the mosque unique in Turkey. Unlike most other mosques its main floor is elevated and a ladder is used to reach the main floor. Also the floorspace is not wide and there is no yard. Because of the same reason Sadirvans (şadırvan, water fountains), are adjacent to minarets. The praying hall is square shaped and its ceiling is a big dome. The nartex has three smaller domes on six marble pillars. Another interesting feature of the mosque is its windows which are wider than the doors.Building materialThe main building material is cut stone. Bluish marble has been used in the construction of mimber and mihrab.Make Aziziye Cami a centerpiece of your Konya vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Konya family vacation planner.
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Konyada osmanlı eserlerine rastlamakta mümkündür. Minaresi cok hosuma giden bu caminin pencereleri de kapısından büyüktür. İçeri girdiğinizde aydınlıj ferahlık huzur kaplıyor içinizi.. Yeni restore ed... read more »It is possible to come across the works of Ottoman Empire and gentle. The Minaret of the mosque Windows very well this gate is great. Inside aydınlıj you refreshment takes peace.. The new mosque be restored beauty cıkarıyor. Certainly I believe you need to roam.show original
Mimarisi ile öne çıkan muhteşem bir Cami. Özellikle minareleri, iç süslemeleri mükemmel. Konya da Mevlana civarında geziyorken mutlaka ilginizi çeker. İçini de gezmeyi ihmal etmeyin.Architecture with a magnificent Mosque. Decorate the Interior especially minarets, perfect. Konya is Mevlana is browsing around surely would interest you. Also don't forget to travel inside.show original
Yüksek büyük camları ve ferah üç kapısı ile muhteşem bir havaya sahip gerçekten etkileyici bir camii hayran kaldım. İstanbul'daki (Aksaray'da ) Pertevniyal valide sultan camii gibi barok dönemin esint... read more »With three large Windows and spacious high gate, a magnificent really I admire an impressive mosque. Istanbul (Aksaray) Pertevniyal sultan mosque in the Baroque era Governor breeze, this really affects a person entering into the mosque.show original
Great historical structure. Nicely preserved.
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Akif GündüzRegular cutting Gödene Move succeeded in the last Ottoman architecture, the temple made with. Around 1671-1676 between Sheikh Ahmed built mosque burned down with his hand (1867) mother of Sultan Abdülaziz, Sultan Mosque today again on behalf of Miss-Nihâl was built and under this name. (1874) Thomas convent with uslubundadır. Six marble columns in place of the last three domed community that sits at the far end of the inner two draws attention to two minarets of the Al-Qaeda. The spacious dome is covered with over.show original
Osman GÜRLERAmenshow original
Eyüp AltunerA large mosque in the door Windows. Inhouse is a small but very spacious. After the last restoration was completely different.show original
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