Art and Architecture

 

 

Art and Architecture Surrounding Walls and Porches The Courtyard and the Minaret The Bahou Cupola The Minaret The Prayer Hall The Mihrab Cupola The Ceilings The Minbar The Mihrab The Great Decorative Forms Above The Mihrab The Maqsura
 
The Great Mosque forms a skewed rectangle of 78 to 71m wide and 125 to 127 m long. Its plan, as that of the Great Damascus Mosque, obeys the golden number (1,62) exactly.
 

 

 

 

   
       
   
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