Thursday, August 13, 2020

Hagia Sophia

One of the most daring buildings in the history of construction is Hagia Sophia - world's largest church for almost one millenia. This building...

Kaaba and Masjid-al-Haram

The history of the mysterious Kaaba started long before Islam and this could be one of the oldest active shrines in the world. Today...

Great Mosque of Djenne (Djenné)

Europeans may look in disbelief - is it for real? Does it exist? The Great Mosque of Djenne (coorectly - Djenné) is as...

Al-Aqsa Mosque

There are few buildings, which have very special importance in the history of the world. One of them is Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. This old...

Islamic shrines

Outstanding mosques and other Islamic shrines around the world Below are listed some of most important, impressive and beautiful Islamic shrines and other monuments of...