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Staff of the El-Mahrousa Steamship and the Retinue of Egyptian Khedive Abbas Hilmi Pasha, Istanbul, 1895

Staff of the El-Mahrousa Steamship and the Retinue of Egyptian Khedive Abbas Hilmi Pasha, Istanbul, 1895

Dervishes in Egypt.  The Mevlevi are a Sufi order founded in 1273 by the followers of Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi after his death. The centre of the order was at Konya in present day Turkey, where Rumi is buried. They are commonly known as the Whirling Dervishes due to their practice of whirling as a form of dhikr (remembrance of Allah). During the Ottoman period, the Mevlevi spread into in the Balkans, Syria and Egypt.

Dervishes in Egypt. The Mevlevi are a Sufi order founded in 1273 by the followers of Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi after his death. The centre of the order was at Konya in present day Turkey, where Rumi is buried. They are commonly known as the Whirling Dervishes due to their practice of whirling as a form of dhikr (remembrance of Allah). During the Ottoman period, the Mevlevi spread into in the Balkans, Syria and Egypt.

1938, At the request of the Cabinet, a Royal Decree was issued appointing Lt…

1938, At the request of the Cabinet, a Royal Decree was issued appointing Lt…

Osprey illustration - Ottoman Janissary, early 16th Century. These slave-soldiers were the Turkish Infantry equivalent of the Egyptian Mamluks.

Osprey illustration - Ottoman Janissary, early 16th Century. These slave-soldiers were the Turkish Infantry equivalent of the Egyptian Mamluks.

A map of Egypt  by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis in Kitab-i Bahriye, 16 century.

A map of Egypt by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis in Kitab-i Bahriye, 16 century.

Staff of the El-Mahrousa Steamship and the Retinue of Egyptian Khedive Abbas Hilmi Pasha, Istanbul, 1895

Staff of the El-Mahrousa Steamship and the Retinue of Egyptian Khedive Abbas Hilmi Pasha, Istanbul, 1895

The Manial Palace and Museum, is a former Ottoman Egyptian dynasty era palace and grounds on Rhoda Island in the Nile, Cairo, Egypt. This palace was built by the uncle of King Farouk, Prince Mohammed Ali, in the early 20th century, in a mix of Ottoman, Moorish, Persian and European rococo styles. Now a quirky museum, it contains, among other things, Farouk’s hunting trophies and the prince’s collection of medieval manuscripts and clothing.

The Manial Palace and Museum, is a former Ottoman Egyptian dynasty era palace and grounds on Rhoda Island in the Nile, Cairo, Egypt. This palace was built by the uncle of King Farouk, Prince Mohammed Ali, in the early 20th century, in a mix of Ottoman, Moorish, Persian and European rococo styles. Now a quirky museum, it contains, among other things, Farouk’s hunting trophies and the prince’s collection of medieval manuscripts and clothing.

Found it at Wayfair - Egyptian Papyrus Art Ottoman

Found it at Wayfair - Egyptian Papyrus Art Ottoman

1897, Kuruçeşme. Nazime Sultan commissioned this yalı from Raimondo D'Aronco…

1897, Kuruçeşme. Nazime Sultan commissioned this yalı from Raimondo D'Aronco…

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