Caferâbâd Tekkesi

 
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Istanbul
Country
Turkey
Dates
17th century 19th century
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman

Description

Evliya Çelebi describes this as follows: Caferâbâd Tekkesi is the oldest and the largest tekke in Istanbul. It was built on a high location and is adorned with variety of trees, many courtyards, and sofas. The beautiful scripts and paintings on the its walls cannot be described. It is a nazargah, a place for resting, visiting, and strolling.

 

Source

  • Travel Account, 17th century
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Istanbul
Country
Turkey
Dates
17th century 19th century
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman