Mevlânâ at the Haghia Sophia

Organized by the Research and Education Department of the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the exhibition, ‘Being a Soul in the House of Love-Heritage of Mankind: Mevlâna Celaleddin-i Rumi', is continuing as part of the 2007 year of Mevlânâ activities.

The exhibition, which opened on 18 June and has already been visited by 20 thousand people, includes close to 200 original items culled from seven museums such as the Konya Mevlânâ Museum, the Istanbul Museum of Turkish and Islamic Art, and Topkapı Palace Museum. Hosted by one of Istanbul’s most important buildings, the Haghia Sophia, the exhibition is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. through 12 August.
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