The Great Mosque of Samarra

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The Minaret of Samarra is part of the Great Mosque of Samarra in Samarra, Iraq. The mosque is one of the largest in the world, and was built by the Abbasid caliph Al-Mutawakkil . The minaret was originally connected to the mosque by a bridge.

Mardin TÜRKEY. For luxury hotels in Turkey visit http://www.mediteranique.com/hotels-turkey/

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Minaret Samarra

Minaret of Samarra, Great Mosque of Samarra, Samarra, Iraq

A Visit to Lalish - Spirtual Home of the Yezidi Faith. From the Wikipedia: "The Yazidi (also Yezidi, Kurdish: ئێزیدی or Êzidî) are a Kurdish ethnoreligious group with Indo-Iranian roots. They currently live primarily in the Nineveh Province of northern Iraq. Additional communities in Transcaucasia, Armenia, Turkey, and Syria have been in decline since the 1990s, their members having emigrated to Europe, especially to Germany.

A Visit to Lalish - Spirtual Home of the Yezidi Faith. From the Wikipedia: "The…

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