February 01, 2014

İstanbul’s Mihrimah Sultan Mosque Reopens for Worship

After restorations works, which took two years, Mihrimah Sultan Mosque one of the most magnificent mosques in İstanbul reopened for worship with a ceremony.

The mosque was designed by prominent architect Mimar Sinan and dedicated to Mihrimah Sultan, the doughter of Sultan Suleyman in 1546.

Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç stated that around TL 8 million was spent for the restoration of the mosque during the opening ceremony. After the ceremony Friday prayer were held. 


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