Divrigi

Divriği

 

city in central Turkey, in Sivas Vilayet (province). Population, about 10,000 (1965). Divrigi is the main center for the mining of iron ore in the country and supplies the metallurgical complex in Karabük.

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Tourists should first visit Divrigi Great Mosque, an ornately decorated mosque and medical complex built in 1299 in Divrigi in Sivas province, which served as a capital city to Seljuk Turks in 1200s.
Apart from Selimiye, Turkey currently has nine historical and cultural sites on the World Heritage List, which include Goreme National Park and the rock formations of Cappadocia, the Great Mosque and Hospital of Divrigi, the historic areas of Istanbul, the Hittite capital of Hattusha, Mount Nemrut, Hierapolis-Pamukkale, Xanthos-Letoon, the city of Safranbolu and the archaeological site of Troy.
These are Goreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia, Great Mosque and Hospital of Divrigi, Historic Areas of Istanbul, the Hittite Capital of Hattusha, Mount Nemrut, Hierapolis-Pamukkale, Xanthos-Letoon, City of Safranbolu and the Archaeological Site of Troy.
town of Divrigi and city of Erzincan, and it was detonated when a train
Akyurt, Yusuf, Turk Asar_i Atikasi Binalerine Aid Tarihi Mecmua (Yalniz Osmanlilar Devri incesu, Kayseriye, Divrigi, Sivas), Kisim III, cild VI, Ankara.
Turbeyi ozellikle barok nitelikli hayat agaci bezemelerini dikkate alarak 1229 tarihli Divrigi Ulu Camisine, figurlu tezyinati dikkate alarak 1312 tarihli Nigde Hudavent Hatun Turbesine benzetir.
August 2: Eight cargo wagons of a train travelling between Divrigi and Erzincan derailed after landmine, planted by terrorists, exploded.