The Selimiye Mosque, an Ottoman mosque in the city of Edirne, (Turkey).

islamic-art-and-quotes: “Aerial View of the New Mosque (Yeni Camii) in Istanbul, Turkey (Ottoman Architecture) [This photo was earlier incorrectly labelled as the Selimiye Mosque in Edirne, Turkey.] Originally found on: islamic-cultures ”

Iznik Tile Detail from wall of Selimiye Mosque by Ihsan Gercelman, via 500px

Iznik Tile Detail from wall of Selimiye Mosque - Iznik Tile Detail from wall of Selimiye Mosque, Edirne, Turkey

inside the Selimiye Mosque, considered the finest work of the great Ottoman architect Mimar Sultan, in Edirne.

Overhead ( Looking up at the main dome inside the Selimiye Mosque, considered the finest work of the great Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan, in Edirne,Turkey)

Selimiye Mosque, Edirne. Celebrated for the perfection of the marble carving, tiles and calligraphic interior decoration.

Celebrated for the perfection of the marble carving, tiles and calligraphic interior decoration.

Aheste Beste - Google+The Selimiye Mosque Minbar (Turkish: Selimiye Camii) is an Ottoman mosque in the city of Edirne, Turkey. The mosque was commissioned by Sultan Selim II and was built by architect Mimar Sinan between 1569 and 1575. It was considered by Sinan to be his masterpiece and is one of the highest achievements of Islamic architecture. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selimiye_Mosque)  #mimarsinan #turkey    #AhesteBeste

Aheste Beste - Google+The Selimiye Mosque Minbar (Turkish: Selimiye Camii) is an Ottoman mosque in the city of Edirne, Turkey. The mosque was commissioned by Sultan Selim II and was built by architect Mimar Sinan between 1569 and 1575. It was considered by Sinan to be his masterpiece and is one of the highest achievements of Islamic architecture. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selimiye_Mosque) #mimarsinan #turkey #AhesteBeste

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