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What type of interior decoration was used in the Suleymaniye Mosque
What architectural trait did the Suleymaniye Mosque not have added that the Hagia Sophia did?
Religious school where men would study Arabic, Qu'ran and law
Texture in corners
Year great mosque of damascus was built
Screened in area for califph
Direction of prayer
The Alhambra is located in
Term for 'no scenes or pictures'
Poets drop petal and speak poems
Ismpiration for Dome of the Rock
Blocks that make up an arch
Structure with gothic church on top
Year dome of the rock was built
Taj Mahal was built by
This structure had a minaret that was not very funcitonal, mainly symbolic
The Dome of the Rock is not a
Carved alabaster and stone lattice over window
Muhammed was exiled for ___ years
Largest califphate, 661-750 AD
This structure used to have exterior support sturctures with bath houses and latrines
How many laborers did it take to build the Taj Mahal
Mosque next to Hagia Sophia
This structure was blown up in 2005
Fear of empty space
What differs the badshahi mosque from the others we've studied?
Suleymaniye Mosque built by
Taj Mahal is a
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Mosque of Samarra has _____around edges
Year Mosque of Samarra was built
The Kaaba is surrounded by
Which structure has a treasury in the center?
Structure that the mosque design was inspired by
The treasury is supported by
The House of the Prophet is in the city of
How many streams are in the gardens of the Taj Mahal
the great mosque of damascus was built by
What structure broke the Islamic trend of terror vacui?
The House of the Prophet was built in
What on the Azhar mosque represents wealthy donors
What structure has mosaics of pots with vines going through crowns on its dome
Structure that was the first great Umayyad monument
The gardens in the Taj Mahal courtyard mimick
What type of glass was used in the Suleymaniye Mosque
Structure that is a mountaintop palace
Structure built by Bassids, Islamic caliphates
Structure built outside Bagdad
Suleymaniye Mosque built in year
The Dome of the Rock is build on a ___x___ grid
Location of dome of the rock
Which structure was built on the foundation of a christian basilica that had been dedicated to john the baptist
Suleymaniye Mosque commissioned by what type of ruler?
Object that shows direction of prayer
Structure with gleaming white marble walls, colored marble inserts and shallow relief
Suleymaniye Mosque in the city of
Taj Mahal is in the city of

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