Rustem pasha Dzhamy – the most beautiful mosque in Turkey
Near to a market of spices there is one of the most remarkable buildings of Istanbul, Rustem pasha Dzhamiya’s small mosque. It was constructed in honor of Grand Visier Souleymane Velikolepnogo, Rustem pashi who together with Roksolana is guilty in murder of the true successor of a throne of Moustapha. Turkey, information for tourists: construction of a mosque was begun in a year of his death, in 1561, probably, his widow, Roksolana Mikhrimakh’s daughter. Constructed by Sinan in a strange place where, appear, there is no sufficient space for such building, the mosque is lost among streets surrounding it and inexpensive good hotels of Turkey. From the Gold Horn in it there is an arcade occupying a cellar of a building of shops, from where on a ladder it is possible to rise by its terrace.
Internal furniture of a mosque in Turkey
The entrance through a beautiful portal conducts in a wide yard with the double portico decorated with tiles along its western wall. It is similar to an entrance in theater in Turkey in which tiles serve as a curtain behind which mosque interiors are latent. Tiles in and outside of a building are the best samples of Turkish ceramics. They are made in Iznika in days of his prosperity when quality of tomato-red color was improved, and the tile executed in this equipment is allocated among other tiles a little. If you prefer the cheapest rest in Turkey, visit of a mosque is that is necessary for you. The drawings covering walls, buttresses and columns both decorating михраб and a minbar, include the well-known images of carnations, tulips and geometrical figures, is so thin executed that them it is necessary to consider in details the panel behind the panel. The mosque in Turkey has internal galleries which are supported by props and marble columns. Their numerous windows pass a lot of light that allows to estimate magic art of Turkish ceramics fully. The only thing that discords with general impression — is ugly frescos of the XVI century. The mosque is open all the year round therefore you can visit it, having arrived for New year to Turkey.
Family rest in Turkey from Orenburg is an excellent option for carrying out summer holiday.