photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Type your message and click Add Comment
It is best to login or register first but you may post as a guest.
Enter an optional name and contact email address. Name
Name Email
help private comment
Dick Osseman | all galleries >> Konya pictures - Turkey >> Konya's Mevlana Museum > 2Konya Mevlana Museum 8 2003 september
previous | next
2Konya Mevlana Museum 8 2003 september

2Konya Mevlana Museum 8 2003 september

view map

On other web sites you can read about Mevlana. His sarcophagus is in the Mevlana Museum, which is both a place of pilgrimage for many muslims as well as people of other creeds who are attracted by his teaching, and a museum, housing some very good pieces of glassware, copperware, carpets, caligraphy et cetera. In a number of rooms scenes from the daily life in the dervish world are recreated.

Here are some monuments to followers of Mevlana. Note the "mirrored" calligraphy on the wall.


other sizes: small medium original
comment | share