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The Cathedral and former Great Mosque of Cοrdoba.

The Cathedral and former Great Mosque of Cordoba, in ecclesiastical terms the Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción (English: Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption), and known by the inhabitants of Córdoba as the Mezquita-Catedral (Mosque–Cathedral), is today a World Heritage Site. The Mezquita is regarded as the one of the most accomplished monuments of Islamic architecture. It was described by the poet Muhammad Iqbal (who is considered as one of the founding fathers of Pakistan and is a national poet of Pakistan):

"Sacred for lovers of art, you are the glory of faith, You have made Andalusia pure as a holy land!"

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Taken on April 29, 2007