1,200 years old ancient manuscript of Quran found in Turkey

1,200 years old ancient manuscript of Quran was found in Turkey's Bodrum region.

1,200 years old ancient manuscript of Quran found in Turkey

World Bulletin / News Desk

An ancient copy of the Holy Quran was found in a historical mosque in the region of Bodrum in Turkey.

It is known that the manuscript was found by the current imam of the mosque Yuksel Kilicaslan. 

Unfolding his find the Imam found handwriting and ornamental elements. It is noteworthy that the manuscript is at least 1,200 years old.

"On the basis of handed report the manuscript was given to the preliminary examination in the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology," the religious board reported.

"The imam of the mosque is also informed about his discovery officials in Ankara in order to subsequently pass on the discovery in one of the specialized agencies".

Last Mod: 17 Eylül 2013, 18:03
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