Day archives: August 9th, 2020

Salah Performed At Hagia Sophia Of Trabzon

Salah Performed At Hagia Sophia

After Hagia Sophia in Constantinople was converted into a mosque, the Hagia Sophia of Trabzon reopened after reconstruction. 7 years ago, Trabzon’s Hagia Sophia was converted into a mosque as well. Hagia Sophia of Trabzon was first converted into a mosque after 1461 by Sultan Mehmed II and served as such until 1964. In 1958-1962, …

Ancient Artifacts Found In Baberd Fortress

Ancient Artifacts Found In Baberd Fortress

The first stage of renovation and archaeological excavations that began 3 years ago in the Baberd (Bayburt) fortress, the third largest fortress in Historical Armenia, is complete. During the excavations, many historical objects and artifacts were unearthed. The Baberd Fortress is located at the most important crossroads of the historic Silk Road and is the …