Great Buildings: The Mosque of Córdoba

When a building moves us emotionally

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The Mosque–Cathedral of Córdoba, also known as the Great Mosque of Córdoba and the Mezquita. Photo by author.
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The Great Mosque seen from above amid the streets of Córdoba. Source Wikimedia Commons
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The Mosque–Cathedral of Córdoba. Photo source Wikimedia Commons
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The Mihrab. A niche in the wall towards which the congregation faces to pray. Source Wikimedia Commons
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The Cathedral of Cordoba located at the centre of the mosque. Source Wikimedia Commons. © José Luiz Bernardes Ribeiro / CC BY-SA 3.0
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Inside the Great Mosque of Córdoba. Source Wikimedia Commons

Art historian and art critic, writer, artist. Author of “How to Read Paintings” https://books2read.com/u/bw7vNY

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