Ellie Quinn went to Çamlıca Mosque with Jay Palfrey because it’s Turkey’s biggest mosque located on the Asian side of Istanbul!
They went inside, prayed Maghrib, watched the sunset and loved every minute of it! They also filmed a video for Jay Palfrey‘s channel about what it’s like to be a new Muslim as he reverted to Islam a few weeks before her, alhamdulillah. Earlier that day Ellie had an incredible Turkish Breakfast in Istanbul with her friend. This is how you do a Sunday in Istanbul!
In the video, Jay Palfrey visits the largest mosque in Turkey, the Camlica Mosque, and shares his experience. He provides a tour of the mosque’s impressive architecture and design and explains the significance of certain features such as the calligraphy and the marble used in the construction.
The video also includes footage of Jay’s day in Istanbul, where he visits other cultural and historical landmarks such as the Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar. He shares his thoughts on the city’s vibrant culture and the warmth of its people.
Throughout the video, Ellie and Jay emphasizes the importance of cultural understanding and appreciation and encourage viewers to explore different cultures and religions with an open mind. They also highlight the beauty of Islamic art and architecture and the ways in which it has influenced the culture and history of Turkey and the wider Islamic world.
Overall, the video provides an engaging travelogue of Istanbul and offers insights into the history and culture of Turkey and the Islamic world.