The Blue Mosque(Sultan Ahmed Mosque), Istanbul, Turkey

Blue Mosque, Istabnul Turkey, Beautiful View

The Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Turkish: Sultanahmet Camii) is an historical mosque in Istanbul, the largest city in Turkey and the capital of the Ottoman Empire (from 1453 to 1923). The mosque is popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. (Wikipedia)

Sultan Ahmed(Blue) Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey
Sultan Ahmed(Blue) Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

It was built from 1609 to 1616, during the rule of Ahmed I. Like many other mosques, it also comprises a tomb of the founder, a madrasah and a hospice. While still used as a mosque, the Sultan Ahmed Mosque has also become a popular tourist attraction.(Wikipedia)

Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey - River End View
Blue Mosque River End View – River End View

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Outside Courtyard, Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey
Outside Courtyard, Blue Mosque, Istanbul , Turkey

 

Interior lights of the blue mosque istanbul
Interior lights of the blue mosque istanbul

 

Interior of Sultan Ahmed(The Blue) Mosque
Interior of Sultan Ahmed(The Blue) Mosque

 

Another view of interior of Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey
Another view of interior of Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

 

Interior of Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Interior of Sultan Ahmed Mosque

 

Blue-Mosque-istanbul, Interior
Blue-Mosque-istanbul, Interior

 

Blue Mosque, Istabnul Turkey, Beautiful View
Blue Mosque, Istabnul Turkey, Beautiful View

 

Blue Mosque Istanbul at night
Blue Mosque Istanbul at night

 

Blue_mosque-Istanbul, turkey
Blue_mosque-Istanbul, turkey

 

blue mosque, istanbul, turkey night view 2
blue mosque, istanbul, turkey night view 2

 

blue mosque, istanbul, turkey night view 3
blue mosque, istanbul, turkey night view 3

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