Selim I is Commemorated in the 499th Anniversary of His Death...

absmiddle Yazdır   -A | A+ 22.09.2019
Selim I was commemorated in the mosque named after him, Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque in the anniversary of his death.

A commemoration program was held in Yavuz Selim Mosque in the 499th anniversary of his death following the Friday prayer. Attending the commemoration program, Fatih Municipality Deputy Mayor Necati Selvi offered a meal of rice with meat and ayran (Turkish yogurt drink) to the citizens following the prayer. After that, the citizens visited the tomb of Selim I in the burial area of the Mosque and prayed.