The heart of Urfa is a garden and complex of religious buildings around pools of sacred fish, believed to have been holy to Abraham and called locally Balikli Göl.
Date of Visit
12th November 2012
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Emma Loosley, “The fishponds of Abraham,” Architecture and Asceticism, accessed August 4, 2021, https://architectureandasceticism.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/61.