Deir Zaʿfaran Monastery

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The “Saffron monastery,” also called Mar Hananiya, Monophysite monastic complex built ca.530 northwest of Dara in Mesopotamia, 5 km east of Mardin in Turkey. Its early history is obscure, but ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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