Turkish Muezzins Win Saudi Adhan Recitation Contest

Turkish muezzins win Saudi adhan recitation contest he mellifluous voices of Muhsin Kara and Alpcan Çelik, two Turkish muezzins, earned the top titles in an adhan recitation contest and a huge monetary prize. Kara and Çelik, who work at mosques run by the Presidency of Religious Affairs (Diyanet), were the winners of the Otr Elkalam contest in […]

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Imperial Gate’ in Hagia Sophia Mosque vandalized

Imperial Gate’ in Hagia Sophia Mosque vandalized Istanbul Provincial Directorate of Foundations has started an investigation to find out the unidentified assailant or assailants who have vandalized the 1,400-year-old Imperial Gate inside the Hagia Sophia Mosque in the metropolitan city. Imperial Gate, also known as the Imperial Door, is one of the nine doors that opens to the main […]

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