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History of Hagia Sophia

History of Hagia Sophia

History of Hagia Sophia

History of Hagia Sophia

History of Hagia Sophia

History of Hagia Sophia

Though depiction of a winged angel as a young woman is not an early Christian tradition but a later practice Gabriel Mosaic is one of the most beautif...

Though depiction of a winged angel as a young woman is not an early Christian tradition but a later practice Gabriel Mosaic is one of the most beautif...

History of Chora  Housing the best examples of the Byzantine mosaic art, The museum of Chora is located in Edirnekapı district, Istanbul. Though it...

History of Chora Housing the best examples of the Byzantine mosaic art, The museum of Chora is located in Edirnekapı district, Istanbul. Though it...

History of Chora  Housing the best examples of the Byzantine mosaic art, The museum of Chora is located in Edirnekapı district, Istanbul. Though it...

History of Chora Housing the best examples of the Byzantine mosaic art, The museum of Chora is located in Edirnekapı district, Istanbul. Though it...

History of Hagia Sophia

History of Hagia Sophia

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

History of Chora  Housing the best examples of the Byzantine mosaic art, The museum of Chora is located in Edirnekapı district, Istanbul. Though it...

History of Chora Housing the best examples of the Byzantine mosaic art, The museum of Chora is located in Edirnekapı district, Istanbul. Though it...

Around the Pantocrator mosaic from the 9th century which was on the central dome ‘’the Seraphim’’ are depicted in red. Also known as cherubim or cherub, in Hebrew, Seraphim means ‘’the burning ones’’ because of their closeness to the throne of God. They were the guard of the main image- Christ on the dome. Although …

Around the Pantocrator mosaic from the 9th century which was on the central dome ‘’the Seraphim’’ are depicted in red. Also known as cherubim or cherub, in Hebrew, Seraphim means ‘’the burning ones’’ because of their closeness to the throne of God. They were the guard of the main image- Christ on the dome. Although …

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Inscripted by M. ‘’Izzet Efendi’’, the eight calligraphic roundels of Hagia Sophia were placed by Fossatis during the Sultan Abdulmejid reign....

Inscripted by M. ‘’Izzet Efendi’’, the eight calligraphic roundels of Hagia Sophia were placed by Fossatis during the Sultan Abdulmejid reign....

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

Chora Museum consists of five main parts: the annexes, the parakklesion, the inner & outer narthexes and the naos. Inner narthex house most of the...

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