Fatimid Caliphate architecture

By |2019-01-16T11:32:23-08:00July 22nd, 2017|Africa, Architecture, Islam|

Al-Azhar Mosque, Cairo (Egypt, 900s AD) Fatimids built new mosques As soon as the Fatimid dynasty took over ruling Egypt, in 908 AD, the new rulers of Egypt needed to show how important and strong they were. Who were the Fatimids? Medieval African Architecture All our Islamic Empire articles All our Early Africa articles Al-Azhar [...]