Omayyad Mosque, Damascus

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  • Dome of the Clock
    Dome of the Clock
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  • View of the courtyard of the Umayyad mosque
    View of the courtyard of the Umayyad...
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  • Inside the prayer hall
    Inside the prayer hall
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    islamic history

    by hassanshawky Written Apr 3, 2006

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    one of the most important historical mosque in syria , where you can see the the fine islamic architecture style in the ommayyad priod

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    Damascus, Ummayyad Mosque, dress code

    by chrisvandenbroucke Updated May 25, 2004

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    Damascus, Ummayyad Mosque

    As is normal in mosques we had to dress decently: no shorts and no bare arms. But it was worth it....in spite of the tremendous heat.

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    Damascus, Ummayyad Mosque, inner courtyard

    by chrisvandenbroucke Updated May 25, 2004

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    Damascus, Ummayyad Mosque

    IThe mosque doesn't look old but it dates from the 8th century and is considered as one of the finest in the Middle East..

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    alomawe

    by fouads Updated Aug 22, 2003

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    This great mosqe is so beautifull and you can see the islamic art and archic in it .
    this pic for the main hall .

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