Difference between revisions of "Rissani"
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Rissani is a small oasis town in Morocco that lies near the northwest edge of the Sahara.
when you are in rissani city there is lot of things to see and to enjoy your time too and many suprice waiting for you and many questions come to your mind. in rissani you can see : lot of ksours for examples Moulay Ali chérif mausoleum: When you go through the big gate ornamented by green ceramics and topped by a dome you will find on your right the big room that shelters the tomb of moula yali cherif.the first founder of the Alaouite dynasty. This mausoleum was rebuild in 1965 after having been destroyed by a rise in the water level when the ZIZ river was in spate the sacred precinct has a wide yard, a patio and picturesque mosque . Ksar el fida: It s situated at about 4 km on the north east of rissani its the most important and at same time the most ancient of the alaouite ksars in the Tafilalet however. Its worth montioning that the genesis of the ksar dates back to the reign of king moulay Ismail to house his son king moulay abdellah . but the ksar was reduced to rubbles and ruined except for the high outsid walls and the tours which were built of muddy earth. The ksar was rebuild under the reign of moulay abd al rahman but this time at about eught hundred metters at south east of the first site. Ever since the ksar had preponderant roles in directing the policy of region and at times its served As residential palace of the Khalifa or Caid of the Tafilalet and this up to 1965. Henceforth the ksar was a Makhzanean domain an dis still an architevtural patrimony.
Ksar oulad abdelhlim
and you can see the souk (market) and its 3 day in the week sunday wensday and thersday and in market can meet defrent poeples who live rouad rissani in mountain for examples some nomad and berber and arabic and you can see what poples in this area they use as medecine and and you can see shep market and birds market ............................... - mountains who rich by fossils stone and manafacture how they make them i mean defrent stepe for make . to discover all this things you need local guide in rissani you can contac driss karaoui his email is [email protected] tel: +21266908369