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the mosque and khanqah of shaykhu

  Mosque and madrasa of shaykhu

It is located on saliba street, while this street has many Islamic monuments. It dates back to mamluk period.


He was one of commanders under sultan al nasir mohammed ibn qalawun.
The façade of the mosque is divided into five recessed walls crowned by muqarnas.
The mosque is for it’s sanctuary and diagonal way were visiting for this cause.
The minbar has carved geometric decorations.
The portal is decorated with arabesque. In the 14th century, The mihrab is decorated by coloured marbel panels.
The mosque of shaykh has most beautiful others decorations.

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