Photographer's Note century builded Deyrulzafaran Monastery.One of most important place of Assyrian(Syrian Ortadox Christian)
Before 1932,during 640 years Syrian Ortadox Patriarch's stayed in this place.
In the place of monastery there was a sun temple before Christ.After that become a Roman Castle.
The monastery builded over these two buildings.
When Romans left that region Saint Sleymun bring some saints's bones and turned the castle,monastary.
This man is father of the monastery.

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  • Copyright: Ouz Arapovic (oguz) Silver Star Critiquer [C: 13 W: 0 N: 1] (59)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-10-18
  • Categories: Daily Life
  • Exposure: f/7.1, 1/100 seconds
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  • Date Submitted: 2008-12-13 6:10
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