Figure 1. The Hamdanid nafourah, ablution fountain and its dome were constructed by Kara'wih, the servant of Sayf Al-Dawlah in 354 AH
The Great Mosque of AleppoLEARN MORE
Built by the Umayyad Caliph Suleyman in 717 CE and altered several times, the Great Mosque of Aleppo remains...
Figure 1. The general plan of Ince minaret madrasa (1260-65)
Ince Minare MadrasaLEARN MORE
Ince Minare Madrasa is one of the most impressive structures introduced by the Seljuks to endorse the central...
Figure 1: Map showing Merv at the heart of trade routes of the Islamic east and central Asia.
Merv: History, Science and LearningLEARN MORE
Merv, was a major oasis-city in Central Asia, on the historical Silk Road, located near today's Mary in...
12th Century Cookery from all the WorldLEARN MORE
This historical masterpiece on Arab/Islamic cooking by Kammaluddin Ibn Al-Adeem a famous historian, religious...
Figure 1. The main gate showing its Pishtaq form, probably the first used in Islam.
Ukhaidir Palace (720-800 CE)LEARN MORE
About 100 miles south-west of Baghdad is Ukhaidar palace, one of the most preserved palaces of the Muslim...