Hagia Sophia – National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 – National Geographic

Hagia Sophia - National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - National Geographic

The interior of Hagia Sophia. Hagia Sophia is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later an imperial mosque, and now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey.

Hagia Sophia - Istanbul. Not a cathedral, in fact a Mosque. But it used to a church, an early and important one, when the city was called Constaninople and was the seat of the Roman Empire.

Hagia Sophia - Was a Greek orthodox Christian Patriarchal basilica (church), later an imperial mosque, and how a museum (Ayasofya Müzesi) in Istanbul, Turkey.

Hagia Sophia, Istambul, Turkey

Traveling - Monuments - Architecture - Interior Design -The breathtaking interior of the Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey. Hagia Sophia is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later an imperial mosque, and now a museum.

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey *Peace between millions of Muslims, Christians, Buddhists - we are being manipulated against one another slow wars by The United States of Israel *

Turkey Travel Inspiration - Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey *Peace between millions of Muslims, Christians, Buddhists - we are being manipulated against one another slow wars by The United States of Israel *

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The interior architectural details, Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey. Unesco World Heritage Site, a part of the Historical Areas of Istanbul.

This 1,400-year-old cathedral in Istanbul is an architectural wonder.

Hagia Sophia: Facts, History & Architecture

Sunlight coming in through the windows of the Hagia Sophia "seemed to dissolve the solidity of the walls and created an ambience of ineffable mystery," wrote one author.

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul - massive dome, it is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture and is said to have "changed the history of architecture." // photo by erhan sasmaz

Unit Early Christian Architecture - Hagia Sophia, Istanbul - massive dome, it is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture and is said to have changed the history of architecture.

Hagia Sophia ("The Holy Wisdom of God") - Famous in particular for its massive dome, it is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture and one of the most beautiful buildings in the world. It was the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years, until the completion of the medieval Seville Cathedral in 1520. Designed by Isidore of Miletus and Anthemius of Tralles.

Most Beautiful Building in the World is the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople (Instanbul), Turkey. Lord send it become a church again soon!

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AΓΙΑ ΣΟΦΙΑ: The South Vestibule, in the tympanum of the door leading into the narthex is the Mosaic of the Virgin and Child Enthroned, flanked by the Emperors Justinian I and Constantine the Great which dates from the late or early century.

Hagia Sophia ...  we could see this from our hotel's breakfast room in Istanbul.  Gorgeous!

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Istanbul is one of the world's most beautiful cities. Istanbul's most beautiful photos in this article with you. Istanbul is city of culture and civilization.

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