Mezquita

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Mez`qui´ta


n.1.A mosque.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It is known both as 'The Great Mosque of Cordoba' and 'The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption'.
The Umayyad great mosque of Cordoba served as an important model and symbol for both dynasties.
The book explores places of both historic and contemporary places of worship from the Great Mosque of Cordoba in Spain to the minimalist Sancaklar Mosque in Istanbul.
Once the Great Mosque of Cordoba, the importance and majestic beauty of this monument is impossible to overstate.
The contributors describe traditional wooden mosques in Turkey, mosques in the Gulf of Edremit, Ottoman house in Aleppo, Iranian public squares, ancient royal mosques in Indonesia, the historic center of a Palestinian village, and the great mosque of Cordoba. Both color and black and white photographs illustrate the buildings and architectural features under discussion.
ANTEQUERA GOLF, ANTEQUERA ANDALUCIAN CAPITALS 8 DAYS, by AIR from Selected Saturday departures, July - Sept 2016 PS909pp ?return flight from Birmingham airport to Malaga airport ?7 nights stay at the 4 star Hotel antequera Golf, antequera ?Buffet breakfast and buffet dinner with complimentary wine and water ?return transfers from the airport to your hotel ?included excursions to Cordoba, Granada & seville ?Guided tour of the Great Mosque of Cordoba (Mezquita) ?admission to the alhambra Palace & the Generalife (summer Palace) in Granada INCLUDES ESCORTED EXCURSIONS The advertised price is correct as of 26 Oct 2015 and is based upon departure from Birmingham airport on 24 Sept 2016.
excursions to Cordoba, Granada & Seville guided tour of the Great Mosque of Cordoba (Mezquita) Admission to the Alhambra Palace & the Generalife alife alif (Summer Palace) in Granada Free time to explore Antequera and the surrounding area One piece of hold luggage (minimum of 15kg person, dependent on airline) The advertised price is correct as of 14 Jan 15 and is based upon departure From Liverpool airport on 4 June 15.
Return flight from Newcastle airport to Malaga, with return transfers to your hotel 6 nights half board stay at the 4 star Hotel Antequera Golf, Antequera Complimentary wine and water with dinner Included excursions to Cordoba, Granada & Seville Guided tour of the Great Mosque of Cordoba (Mezquita) Admission to the Alhambra Palace & the Generalife (Summer Palace) in Granada Free time to explore Antequera and the surrounding area One piece of hold luggage (minimum of 15kg per person, dependent on airline) The advertised price is correct as of 28 July and is based upon departure from Newcastle airport on 2 October 2014.
Summary: Hisham Melhem, a prominent Lebanese journalist, recalls an emotional visit to the Great Mosque of Cordoba in Spain last May.
The 1872 brochure was to the point in its descriptions of the destinations, for example, in Seville, it simply promised "highly interesting sights", while the Great Mosque of Cordoba was "worth the journey to Spain alone".
Byzantine mosaicists, for example, were frequently employed to decorate Islamic mosques, such as the Dome of the Rock, the Umayyad Mosque of Damascus, Syria (706-714), and the Great Mosque of Cordoba, Spain (begun c.