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Selimiye Mosque

Mevlana Cad. Mevlana, Karatay, Konya, Turkey
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Interesting patterns on arches

This grand Ottoman mosque is next to Mevlana Rumi's tomb. Inside it has some interesting patterns... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Hint_of_Pepper
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Worth checking out

The architecture is stunning, a must visit point of interest in Konya. Don't hesitate to visit the... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
James S
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Bangkok, Thailand
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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average15%
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Apr 30, 2018
“ Interesting patterns on arches”
Apr 24, 2018
“Worth checking out”
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Mevlana Cad. Mevlana, Karatay, Konya, Turkey
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

This grand Ottoman mosque is next to Mevlana Rumi's tomb. Inside it has some interesting patterns on the underside of the arches. This is a busy mosque mainly with locals.

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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

The architecture is stunning, a must visit point of interest in Konya. Don't hesitate to visit the interior, especially during non prayer hours.

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Reviewed July 6, 2017

Selimiye Masjid is just beside Moulana Jalaluddin Rumi Mazar. I offer Juma Prayer at this beautiful Masjid last Friday.

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Reviewed December 26, 2016

Had a nice time here looking around here spent time walking around and taking photos, was woth seeing.

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Reviewed August 14, 2016

Located right next to Mevlana this is a historic Mosque/Cami. At the time we went it was under construction so only a side room was open for prayers.

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Reviewed July 25, 2015

It is just like any other mosque that can be found around turkey . The shoes need to be kept properly during visit and if possible please wash ur feet before entering

Thank Narutorao R
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Reviewed September 28, 2014

The location of Selimiye Mosque adjacent to the Mevlana Museum on this pleasant open square is most attractive. Gentle colour and structure is fairly simple and makes it visually pleasing externally. Unfortunately there was restoration work going on so sheets over quite a section to...More

Thank Averil N
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Reviewed March 25, 2014

While sitting in the plaza in front of this mosque, be sure to be available and listen to the call for prayer. It's the loudest and most resonant in Konya and will amaze those with sensitivity to its meaning.

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Reviewed January 22, 2013

Selimiye Mosque, also known as Sultan Selim II Mosque, is a major attraction in beautiful Konya. Built in traditional otoman style, full of mosaics and old tiles, the Mosque is next to Mevlana Museum and can be reached easily. Dont't miss it while visiting Konya,...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2012

Selimiye Mosque , located next to Mawlana Mausoleum, commissioned by son of Suleyman, II.Selim, then the Governor of Konya Region is a rare example for classical period Ottoman architecture for the region. Though the area is under reconstruction, it still worth to visit. You'll like...More

1  Thank Mirnavv
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