The Mosque Visit (Turkey)

Yesterday we visited a mosque!
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It was a large and beautiful mosque. The larger it is, the more minerats there are – and this one had four..

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It was very difficult to fit the whole of the outside of the mosque in to a photo frame, but we got lots of the photos of the beautiful interior…

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Ladies have to make sure they have long skirts or trousers on, shoulders and arms covered, as well as heads. Maya didn’t need to wear a headscarf, but she wanted to, and she looks so sweet in this photo..

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…taken by Alfie.

Outside, there was the ‘building’ to wash your feet before you enter…

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It was a lovely visit, to a special place.
🙂

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