Mosque of Al Azhar
Al-Azhar Mosque, known simply in Egypt as al-Azhar, is an Egyptian mosque in Islamic Cairo.
Jawhar al-Siqilli commissioned its construction for the newly established capital city in 970.
Its name is usually thought to derive from az-Zahrāʾ, a title given to Fatimah bent Muhammad, the Prophet of Islam.
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