The outside of the mosque do not do justice to the beauty contained inside. It's a place that offers tranquility and space for you to just sit there quietly absorb the beauty and gather your thoughts at the same time.
a Muslim mosk, full of immigrants there, be careful, sometimes they are aggressive, inside and around the mosk the Muslims during prayers occupy all the surrounding place, nice outside , nothing special inside
Simplicity seems to be the keyword to the Mosque. A beautiful building, it sports no decorations on the outside and has an elegant but lean interior. It is open to visitation outside prayer hours (in the winter, the door is covered to protect from the cold but visitors are still welcome.
Don't be intimidated and go inside! Especially if you've never been in a mosque before. This was one of the highlights of our trip and actually outweighed all of the other religious buildings we saw in Sofia. There are apparently very few muslims left in Sofia, but this building is still well-preserved and iconic in the city center. Through the... 更多
We went and prayed Dhuhr here, the main prayer hall was being refurbished so used a side room. The management were incredibly friendly and allowed us to enter the main hall to take some snaps
This is now the only functioning Mosque in Sofia and is a good example of Ottoman architecture. It is currently undergoing renovation although you can still see some of the original features. When I first heard the call to prayer I thought it was a lot quieter than I have heard elsewhere then I later found this was a deliberate... 更多