History of Rustem Pasha Mosque
If you go to Eminönü, you should visit Rustem Pasha Mosque. Processing of the tiles and the ethereal worlds of elegance that will take you purify worldly pleasures.Rustem Pasha Mosque, built by Sultan Süleyman for Grand Vizier Rustem Pasha. The architect of the mosque, the famous architect Sinan.
Located in the souk Hasırcılar mosque, staircase exits on both sides. Rectangular plan, the central dome, arches and columns sits four elephant foot. In later years, arches and columns were added in front of the mosque. Construction began in 1561, this mosque was completed in 1563. Mimar Sinan’s genius and a magnificent mosque was built thanks to the speed.
The congregation six columns and five domes. Looks pretty fancy to the foothills of the mosque dome is covered with tiles. Bu çiniler İznik çinisidir ve dönemin çini motiflerini yansıtır.The most successful examples of Ottoman tiles, tiles tulip. Fountain is located on the left side of the mosque.Rustem Pasha mosque, one of his three seafront Mimar Sinan’s mosque. Output windows illuminate the staircase with iron bars. Lost under the splendor of a Yeni Mosque, this mosque could not see the necessary attention from the local communities, is often visited by tourists. Although there isn’t an entry in a very brilliant, very brilliant tiles waiting for you when you enter inside the mosque. We can say that the mosque is located in Turkey’s rich tile motifs. If you are interested in Ottoman art, you should visit this mosque.