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Konya Mevlana Museum 14 2003 september

Konya Mevlana Museum 14 2003 september

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.

This is one of a number of mosque lamps from Egypt from the 14th century.


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