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1) Agia Sofia (Αγία Σοφία) was constructed as a Greek Orthodox Patriarchal Basilica (Church) between 532 and 537 on the orders of the Byzantine Emperor Ioustinianos.It was designed by the Greek scientists Isidoros of Miletos,a physicist and Anthemios of Tralles,a mathematician.In 1453, Constantinople was conquered by the Ottoman Turks who converted this main church of the Orthodox Christianity into a mosque!!!

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The Blue Mosque in Istanbul - Turkey


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The Blue Mosque in Istanbul

Blue Mosque, Istanbul

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