Complex of Mehmed I

Turkey Yeşil Mosque Muradiye Complex
Complex of Mehmed I
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Religion
AffiliationIslam
Location
LocationBursa, Turkey
Geographic coordinates40°11′02″N 29°03′43″E / 40.183841°N 29.061960°E / 40.183841; 29.061960Coordinates: 40°11′02″N 29°03′43″E / 40.183841°N 29.061960°E / 40.183841; 29.061960
Architecture
TypeKülliye
StyleOttoman
Completed1420
Minaret(s)2

The Complex of Mehmed I, aka Yeşil Complex, is a large Ottoman complex of religious buildings (Turkish: külliye) in Bursa, Turkey built by Sultan Mehmed I Çelebi and completed in 1420.

Entrance of the Yeşil Mosque.

The complex

The complex is one of the last in a series of royal mosque complexes in Bursa starting with the Orhaniye Complex in the 14th century and ending with the Muradiye Complex completed in 1447. The complex includes the Yeşil Mosque, a madrasah, bath house, soup kitchen, and Yeşil Türbe (the tomb of Mehmed I Çelebi).

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