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Hagia Sophia ( Aya Sophia ) Pictures, Images Photos. Istanbul

Pictures & images of Hagia Sophia ( Aya Sophia ) Basilica Istanbul. Completed in 537 for Roman Emperor Justinian, Hagia Sophia is a major Roman Byzantine work of architecture with a massive dome that would not be surpassed in size for 1000 years.

The present Hagia Sophia or church os the Holy Wisdom, is the third Basilica to stand on this site.

The size of Hagia Sophia is awe inspiring even by modern standards and the mathematics used to create such a vast dome...
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