The Nur Al-Din Mosque
: جَامِع نُور ٱلدِّين
: Jāmiʿ Nūr ad-Dīn
, transliteration: Jami Nur al-Din
) is a Zengid
It was founded by Nur al-Din
in 1163-64 CE. It also contained a historic minbar
from the same date, which is now held at the local Hama Museum.
The mosque was profoundly damaged in the 1982 shelling
of the city and subsequently restored to its current state.
Prior to 1982 shelling
- ^ Nur al-Din Mosque Archnet Digital Library.
- ^ Hafian, Waal. "Minbar". Discover Islamic Art, Museum With No Frontiers. Retrieved October 18, 2020.
Rihawi, Abdul Qader (1979). Arabic Islamic Architecture: Its Characteristics and Traces in Syria
. Publications of the Ministry of Culture and National Leadership.
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