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Mevlana :: Mevlana's Cell

This is a small domed chamber abutting the southern facade of the Altun-Aba (Iplikci) Mosque, which is thought to belong to the now demolished madrasa of Altun-Aba. Mevlana is said to have stayed here as a teacher at the madrasa. This chamber is all that remains of the madrasa where Mevlana spent several years as a guest with his family during his father's lifetime.


Above text and pictures are from the book titled "Mevlana and the Mevlana Museum".

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