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Suleymaniye Mosque and Kulliyesi - Istanbul - Turkey

A new typology of XL-architecture is emerging in Istanbul, negating the urban context. These ‘Citadels-on-Steroids’ rapidly encroach on the city’s.

Yıldız Sarayı Küçük Mabeyn Merdiven  Stairs

Yıldız Sarayı Küçük Mabeyn Merdiven Stairs

Roman Forum, Rome, Italy - 101 Most Beautiful Places You Must Visit Before You Die! – part 4

Roman Forum, Rome, Italy - 101 Most Beautiful Places You Must Visit Before You Die! More uncover since my first trip to Rome. But you have to start here in the center of Italy.

The Forum, Rome

What a beautiful picture from Italy is a place I've always wanted to visit! The Forum, Rome - Province of Rome Lazio. I first saw it around this time. It was closed so we walked up Palatine Hill which gives great views and the Forum cats start coming out.

Sufi calligraphy

Esoteric Islam, Sufism has existed since the earliest recorded times in the history of humanity, even though its roots are unknown.

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Kufic is the oldest calligraphic form of the various Arabic scripts and consists of a modified form of the old Nabataean script. Kufic developed around the end of the century in Kufa, Iraq, from which it takes its name, and other centres.