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What are the design elements of a Coptic church?

Here are some in depth definition of some of the particular elements that are needed in a Coptic Orthodox Church.  Thanks to St. Mina Coptic Church in Hamilton, Canada for providing some of these elements' definitions.

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Please click on the element name to access its definition's page

Other Design Elements
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Construction Terminologies

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Niche Example
Observing the famous Isaak Fanous while painting the Montreal South shore church's niche

Beautifully designed and painted niche.

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Iconostasis Example
From The Montreal South shore Church

Some pictures and beautiful patterns that has been used in the creation of this Iconostasis.

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Under Construction
It's a niche

Must be created at the East wall of the Altar.  It is, usually painted with the picture of the Christ the Pantocrator,  In some churches it is painted by a picture of the Virgin Mary.

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Under Construction
It's a niche

Must be created at the East wall of the Altar.  It is, usually painted with the picture of the Christ the Pantocrator,  In some churches it is painted by a picture of the Virgin Mary.

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Under Construction
It's a niche

Must be created at the East wall of the Altar.  

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Under Construction
It's a niche

Must be created at the East wall of the Altar. 

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