The slender minaret of a mosque and the spires of churches rise in sharp relief over the flat roofs of the homes.
One of the best shots in the film is of a church spire which pans up to reveal the minaret of the mosque just behind.
Almost every child grew up in an environment that included the call to prayer from the minarets of the mosques and the ringing of the church bells from church steeples.
It is the top road running from one end of Kas to the other, from the double minareted mosque, down to small pebble beach.
During the Samanid period, baked brick was used in the construction of mosques, minarets , and mausoleums; calligraphic inscriptions were used to decorate walls.
Mosque minarets across Beirut blared out readings from the Koran.
It is also seen in the style of some mosques and minarets with their slim and ornate shapes, as well as in public buildings such as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs building in Qurm.
Mosques typically include domes and minarets; minarets are used for the call to prayer, and domes signal a place of prayer and Islamic education.
Her book on Sinan is a complete contrast to the countless coffee table books with stunning photographs of domed mosques and pointed minarets .
The quake caused 15 buildings and the minarets of four mosques to collapse in Bolvadin, located about a three-hour drive from the capital Ankara.