Museum Hagia Sophia
This is the biggest and earliest chapel in the field. Hagia Sophia is ancestor of domed church on the planet including San Pietro in papacy center Vatican.
Its genuine. Hagia Sophia had been built in Istanbul, in which Christianity ended up being accepted as the official faith for the first time and Christians could worship cavalierly after more than 300 forbidden many years. Therefore generating this framework in this city is considerable. Present-day Hagia Sophia is not the first one out of this place. 1st church had been constructed on the very first mountain of seven mountains Istanbul within the second half of 4. century by Rome Emperor Constantius. But this wood construction ended up being most likely a victim of unending fire in Istanbul and after 40 years it burned to a cinder. Than second church near main entry gate of Hagia Sophia was built at the start of 5. century by Emperor II Teodosius who was a devout Christian. Sheep reliefs, depicting 12 Apostles of Jesus in early Christian iconography, is seen on present day damages from it.
Life of 2nd Hagia Sophia had been long but its end ended up being lugubrious. One-day, a fight broke call at racecourse of that period, which is Sultan Ahmet Square these days, expanded to an unbelievable degree and changed into a rebellion against young Emperor Justinyen. Rebels relocated to palace nonetheless they couldn’t discover emperor and put fire to Hagia Sophia of Justinyen for their fury. Using cold-blooded decisions of Teodora, talked about spouse of Justinyen, the rebellion had been quelled bloodily.
It was the entire year 532. Just after burning of imperial chapel, the youthful emperor chose to develop a fresh church. Whenever their stubbornness and dynamism United together with his wife’s greed, an idea is made to build the greatest church worldwide. A mathematician and an architect had been known as to Istanbul the program. Both of all of them originated in fertile flatlands of Ionian. One of those is popular architect Antemius from Tralleis, the other is famous mathematics instructor Isidoros from Milet.