The mimber is basically the equivalent of the pulpit in a Christian church. The imam delivers sermons standing halfway up the stairs out of respect. The uppermost step is reserved for the Prophet Muhammed.

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mimber, pulpit, church, mosque, hagia sophia, istanbul, light, religion, muslim, muhammed, imam

Barbara Brown is a mental health professional and an avid photographer. She lives in northern California and enjoys nature and all types of photography.

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  • JRGarland
    JRGarland11 months ago

    Neat looking!!

  • Thank you JR!

    – Barbara Brown

  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Patten11 months ago

    Beautiful shot & location Barbara.

  • Thank you so much Warren!

    – Barbara Brown

  • F.A. Moore
    F.A. Moore11 months ago

    Fascinating; almost spooky from my own cultural perspective.

  • Ah, that’s why travel is so important to me….. to see things that are different and incorporate them into my experience and perspective. This was so amazing.. thank you Frannie.

    – Barbara Brown

  • Christine Lake
    Christine Lake11 months ago

    Wonderful capture.

  • Thank you so much Christine!

    – Barbara Brown

  • Larry Lingard-Davis
    Larry Lingard-...11 months ago

    What a brilliant find…. I love it…
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    For a moment I thought it was created in PS, but to look at the different lines and detail of it all just blew me away… I also love the tone…
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  • Larry! Thank you so much! It was an amazing experience to see all of this!

    – Barbara Brown

  • TeresaB
    TeresaB11 months ago

    October 25, 2013

    Beautiful work!

  • Teresa! Thank you so much for tis very appreciated feature!

    – Barbara Brown

  • TeresaB
    TeresaB11 months ago

    October 26, 2013

    Beautiful work!

  • Wow! Thank you for this feature!

    – Barbara Brown

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheep11 months ago

    Featured!! Congratulations!! Keep Up the Good Work! Gena

  • Gena! Thank you so much! I am honored to be featured!

    – Barbara Brown

  • bubblehex08
    bubblehex085 months ago


    It was a tie ;-)
    Congratulations!

  • Wonderful news! Thank you to everyone!

    – Barbara Brown

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