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Odd minaret and a pretty mosque

The mosque here is mostly known for the strange free-standing minaret in front of it, supported on... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2014
BobPraz
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Toronto, Canada
A unique mosque

A unique mosque with its unique minarett.. Worth to see in the old town.. Worth to take... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2014
harmoniaist
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istanbul
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“Interesting attraction”
10 Nov 2015
“How it could be with four legs ...”
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Reviewed 22 December 2015

The attraction itself is a very long minaret sitting on 4 pillars. Nothing weird here. What's interesting is the pillars which the column stands on has no visible paste or mortar yet still seems very durable. As a spiritual side the four pillars symbolizes schism...More

Thank Ahmet Ö
Reviewed 10 November 2015

The visit of four-legged-minaret can be combined with Ulu Camii / Great Mosque as they are located in old city. The minaret is situated in narrow street and just wonder how the minaret could be built strongly with four columns only. There is a small...More

1  Thank Lanni_12
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Great location and great Coffee and Shopping place you can See there many place dört ayaklı minare also old old place...we like it...

Thank Mehmet Veysi G
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Nothing too spectacular, the minaret is interesting because of its base wich consists of 4 small pillars. Even if you do not visit you get a good grip of it by looking at the pictures.

Thank Mgiaco
Reviewed 3 June 2015

The mosque itself is quite small, but the minaret (which stands on four columns roughly 6' tall) is unique. It is said that wishes will be granted to those who walk under the minaret. Situated on a busy little square, about a block from the...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 27 August 2014

The mosque here is mostly known for the strange free-standing minaret in front of it, supported on a base of four pillars. The mosque itself is also lovely and charming, a well-proportioned building typical of Diyarbakir. It's located in an area near some of the...More

1  Thank BobPraz
Reviewed 29 May 2014

A unique mosque with its unique minarett.. Worth to see in the old town.. Worth to take photographs..

Thank harmoniaist
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Follow the sign and you will see the Minaret. It is also known by the "wishers" like myself. You need to walk under it 7 times and make your wishes. I wish for peace so you decide whether it works! It is an interesting place...More

Thank Jardzy Z
Reviewed 22 March 2012

Dort ayaklı Minare , is the minaret of Muhattar Camii ( mosque) that sits in the middle of the street , on four slender pillars about 2 m . The minaret seems like it may tip over if you hit it yet it has been...More

2  Thank aguvenis
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