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Lala Mustafa Paşa Camii interior ...

Orijinal ismi Saint Nicolas Katedrali olan eski bir Katolik mabedidir. Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti (KKTC)'nin en büyük iki camisinden biridir. 1328'de katedral olarak açılmış ve 1571'de Osmanlı Devleti tarafından bölgenin ihtiyacını karşılamak için camiye çevirilmiştir. Kıbrıs Fatihi olarak anılan Lala Mustafa Paşa'nın adını almıştır.
http://tr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lala_Mustafa_Pa%C5%9Fa_Camii


The Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque originally known as the Saint Nicolas Cathedral and later as the Ayasofya (Saint Sophia) Mosque of Magusa, is the largest medieval building in Famagusta, Northern Cyprus. Built between 1298 and c.1400 it was consecrated as a Catholic cathedral in 1328. The cathedral was converted into a mosque after the Ottoman Empire captured Famagusta in 1571 and it remains a mosque to this day.

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  • Copyright: ahmet gedikli (ahmetgedikli) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3434 W: 74 N: 2868] (25448)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2012-11-10
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/3.5, 1/20 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2012-11-26 6:58
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