Marea Moschee din Constanta - Great Mosque of Constanta

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Marea Moschee din Constanța, cunoscută și drept Moscheea Carol, este un lăcaș de cult musulman din Constanța, construit între anii 1910 și 1912.Construcția a fost realizată din beton armat, în stil egipteano-bizantin, luând ca model Moscheea Konya din Anatolia, Turcia, cu unele motive arhitecturale românești. Moscheea se ridică pe locul fostei Geamii Mahmudia din 1822. Minaretul, construit în stil maur, are înălțimea de 47 metri, iar scara interioară numără 140 de trepte. În interior, moscheea adăpostește un faimos covor oriental, cu o vechime de peste 200 de ani. Covorul impresionează prin mărimea sa ( 144 m²) și prin greutatea sa de peste 490 kg. Acest masiv covor, lucrat de mână, a fost proprietatea sultanului Abdul Hamid.

Great Mosque of Constanta, also known as Carol Mosque is a Muslim place of worship in Constanta, built between 1910 and 1912. The building was made of reinforced concrete, in Egyptian-Byzantine style, taking as model Mosque Konya from Anatolia (Turkey) , with some Romanian architectural motifs. Mosque stands on the site of the former mosque Mahmudia from 1822. The minaret, built in Moorish style, has a height of 47 meters and the staircase are 140 steps to the muezzin balcony . The interior hosting a famous oriental rug, which has existed for over 200 years. The oriental rug impresses with its size (144 meters) and weight of over 490 kg. This handmade massive carpet , was owned by Sultan Abdul Hamid.

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Ildikó Fehérváry on August 24, 2013

Beautiful photo, very nice framed!


Greetings, Ildikó

nelu faur on August 27, 2013

Frumos realizata ! Imi place !


İsmail Taşoğlu (yemt… on September 15, 2013


Very beautiful view photo. Very elegant shot..

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Best wishes, İSMAİL

Jan Sognnes on October 5, 2013

Marvellous composition! Like

Have a nice day

Greetings, Jan

angel&marta on October 26, 2013

Excel·lent imatge!!! Salutacions des de Barcelona.

Harry Taggart on October 27, 2013

Wonderful Sight, very cleverly framed, Like 22, cheers scally from glasgow.

Mahdi Kalhor on November 2, 2013

Brilliant capture. ♣ L, All the best from Iran, Mahdi

OPAPAYA on November 23, 2013


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Thierry Sugarth on March 11, 2014

Nice composition Like27 Greetings, Thierry

Antonio** on April 30

very beautiful picture, compliments LIKE

Превосходный ракурс! :-)

katarina1953 on June 16

Amazing street view, really good work !!!


With friendly greetings


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  • Uploaded on July 28, 2013
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    by Argenna
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX S8000
    • Taken on 2013/07/10 15:52:51
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 5.40mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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