ايا صوفيا. Hagia Sophia

On 22 July, a turquoise-coloured carpet was laid to prepare the mosque for worshippers; , head of the Diyanet, attended its laying Lorenzo Riccardi, Observations on Basil II as Patron of the Arts, in Actual Problems of Theory and History of Art, I, Collection of articles
The Hagia Sophia uses masonry construction Since its rediscovery after a period of concealment in the Ottoman era, it "has become one of the foremost monuments of Byzantium"

آيا صوفيا الفسيفساء

Their eldest son is represented on an adjacent pilaster.

آيا صوفيا (إزنيق)
Even though they were made specifically for Hagia Sophia, the vary in size
متحف وجامع اياصوفيا من روائع العمارة البيزنطية والزخرفة العثمانية
The mosaics survive in the eastern part of the dome, but since the ones on the western side were damaged during the Byzantine period, they have been renewed as
نص أول خطبة جمعة في بعد 86 عاما
Simons, Marlise 22 August 1993
President Erdogan stressed that the country had exercised its sovereign right in converting it back to a mosque Edward Siecienski 3 June 2019
A green stone disc of marks the spot where the of the empress stood In May, during the anniversary events, passages from the Quran were read in the Hagia Sophia

آيا صوفيا (إزنيق)

He is shown as a beardless youth, probably representing his appearance at his coronation aged seventeen.

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آيا صوفيا جامع القسطنطينية الكبير وتحوليه من كنيسة إلي جامع
He gives his blessing with his right hand while holding a scroll in his left hand
آيا صوفيا (إزنيق)
Justinian ordered an immediate restoration
تركيا.. إمام مسجد يستقيل من منصبه
After the great earthquake of 25 October 989, which collapsed the western dome arch, Emperor asked for the Armenian architect , creator of the , to direct the repairs
Saint Sophia at Constantinople: Singulariter in Mundo Monograph Frederic Lindley Morgan Chair of Architectural Design , No This image is therefore the oldest depiction of the apse mosaic known and demonstrates that the apse mosaic's appearance was similar to the present day mosaic in the late 11th or early 12th centuries, when the hexaptych was inscribed in Georgian by a Georgian monk, which rules out a 14th-century date for the mosaic
[ ] Cutaway isometric projection The vast interior has a complex structure The floor is predominantly made up of , quarried on Marmara Island in the Sea of Marmara

آيا صوفيا جامع القسطنطينية الكبير وتحوليه من كنيسة إلي جامع

In addition to strengthening the historic Byzantine structure, Sinan built two additional large minarets at the western end of the building, the original sultan's lodge and the mausoleum of Selim II to the southeast of the building in 1576—1577 AH 984.

نص أول خطبة جمعة في بعد 86 عاما
The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Justinian
متحف وجامع اياصوفيا من روائع العمارة البيزنطية والزخرفة العثمانية
Repairs by architects and Peralta began in 1354
تركيا.. إمام مسجد يستقيل من منصبه
Referring to the destruction of the Theodosian Hagia Sophia and comparing the new church with the old, Procopius lauded the Justinianic building, writing in De aedificiis: