Religious leaders (12 Subjects)
Ahmed III is problaimed Sultan and prepares to gird the sword of Osman. Next to him, a religious leader, most probably Sheikh ul-Islam, reads out the Sultan's oath to God, the Dynasty, the State and the Ottoman people.
Scene in Ottoman mosque. On the rite, Ottomans cleansing themselves before entering the mosque. On the left a religious teacher with his disciples.
The Mufti of Istanbul. In the background Hagia Sophia together with some mausoleums of the Sultans at its courtyard.
The Head of the Ulemas (scholars of Islamic Law and other disciplines).
The Mufti of Istanbul.
Dervish of Syria.
The first four Caliphs, heirs of Prophet Muhammad, in chronological order: Abu Bakr as-Siddiq, Umar ibn al-Khattab, Uthman ibn Affan, Ali ibn Abi Talib.
The Patriarch of Constantinople.
Table of the names of the twelve imams of Shia Islam (Iran).
Imam at the Sultan's service.