ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has fulfilled his 26-year-old dream by inaugurating a mosque on Taksim Sq..
In keeping with Turkish media reviews, Recep Tayyip Erdogan inaugurated the mosque on Friday, the place the mosque started with Friday prayers and can now supply five-hour congregational prayers there.
After inaugurating the Taksim Mosque, the Turkish President additionally affixed the seal of spiritual identification on the historic Taksim Sq. within the coronary heart of Istanbul.
In keeping with the report, Rajab Tayyab Ardawan dreamed of constructing this mosque 26 years in the past, after which he introduced the development of the mosque in 2017.
The Turkish president waved to the gang in Taksim Sq. earlier than coming into the mosque for Friday prayers. A lot of residents, together with the Turkish President and authorities officers, attended the inaugural prayer at this time.
The dome of the magnificent Taksim Mosque in Istanbul has been raised 30 toes, with the monument of the Turkish Republic, the inspiration of which was laid by Mustafa Kemal Atatرکrk.
Seljuk work with 8 corners have been positioned on the doorway, ground and roof of the mosque.
Designed from the nineteenth-century structure of Belo Olo, the mosque has been fastidiously scrutinized intimately, giving it a sensible form. It additionally has a digital Islamic library, together with a convention corridor.
Turkish officers on Friday shared a 1994 video of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the social networking web site Twitter when he grew to become mayor of Istanbul.
He stood on a tall constructing and pointed to it to announce the development of a mosque. The mosque is constructed on the identical web site.
It must be famous that final 12 months, a Turkish court docket determined to demolish the museum in Aya Sofia and restore it as a mosque.
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– Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (TERTErdogan) May 28, 2021