Some articles on gates, northern gate, gate:
... The citadel's three gates are located on the north, east and west sides of the citadel ... The first two are the work of Al-Adil, although the northern gate has been repaired in the Mamluk period, while the current west gate is of later date ... The northern gate was primarily reserved for military matters the eastern gate was in civic use ...
Famous quotes containing the words gate and/or northern:
“The sucking milk from this our body sends through
jolts of light; the son, the father,
sharing mothers joy
That brings a softness to the flower of the awesome
open curling lotus gate I cup and kiss”
—Gary Snyder (b. 1930)
“What is the world, O soldiers?
It is I,
I, this incessant snow,
This northern sky;”
—Walter De La Mare (18731956)