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Bazaar Mosque (Charshi Mosque) in Prilep (Чарши џамија)


Bazaar Mosque in Prilep is located in the Old Prilep Bazaar, next to the Clock Tower.

It was built in 1475 year by Hadji Hussein (Хаџи Хусеин). This mosque is a unique architectural work, because it is the oldest European mosque which has two balconies on its minaret. In the protests in 2001, after the massacre in Karpalak, the mosque was burned and today is in ruined condition.

Posted in Mosques and Islamic architecture