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Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture

 

Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture

Architectural history in Iran, back to more than 7500 years ago.In Iranian building the ceiling has an important role specially the Islamic monuments which has religious function.
In mosques , the ceiling is a corridor to closing the sky,thus it has been an important part of mosques and was always regarded br architects.

Mosques in Iran are known for some of the most exquisite architectural designs found around the world.

Since it packs so many incredible eye candies in any place of worship, we have decided to devote a place completely to mosque ceilings. Here are pictures of some of the most incredible mosques found in Iran, and elsewhere around the world. Prepare yourself!

Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Fatima Masumeh Shrine Qom Iran.jpg
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture  Fatima Masumeh Shrine Qom
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Alighapoo Palace
The most magnificent palaces of 17th century is located. The Ali Qapu palace is well-known palace all over Iran. The first part of palace was built in 1597. It was used as a residential palace. Shah Abbas the great, ordered to construct the palace on the site of palace and garden from the Timurid time.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Amin ol Doleh Timche Kashan.jpg
The Bazaar of Kashan is an old bazaar in the center of the city of Kashan, Iran. It is thought to have been built in the Seljuk era with renovations during the Safavid period.The bazaar has a famous architecture, especially at its Timche-ye Amin od-Dowleh section, where a grand light well was built in the 19th century.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Chehel sotoon Palace
The palace of Chehel Sotun (palace of 40 pillars) is located in a vast beautiful garden. The original garden was larger than now. The present garden is 60000 square meters.The first part of palace was built during Shah Abbas the great period. The beautiful frontal porch and the mirror ornamented Eivan were built during Shah Abbas the second era.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Dowlat Abad Garden
The Dowlatabad Garden located in Yazd, central Iran, is a Persian architecture jewels.The Garden is an authentic Iranian garden that annually attracts thousands of domestic and foreign tourists.This is a complex built according to the original Iranian architectural style and consists of a large garden and some buildings.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Golestan Palace Tehran
Golestan Palace is the oldest of the historic monuments in Tehran, a world heritage,the Golestan Palace (also Gulistan Palace) (The Rose Garden Palace) belongs to a group of royal buildings that were once enclosed within the mud-thatched walls of Tehran’s Historic Arg (citadel).
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Imam mosque Isfahan.
Imam Mosque built during the Safavids period, it is an excellent example of Islamic architecture of Iran, and regarded as the masterpiece of Persian Architecture. The Imam Mosque of Esfahan is one of the everlasting masterpieces of architecture in Iran and all over the world. It is registered along with the Naghsh-i Jahan Square as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Nsir ol molk mosque
This mosque is situated at the end of the Lotfali Khan-e-Zand Street. Nasirol Molk who was one of the elite of Shiraz, is the founder of this mosque. This mosque is unique for its tile work and architecture. The construction work of mosque began in 1293 AH. and was finally terminated in 1305 AH., by Mohammad Hassan Me’mar and Mohammad Reza Kashi Paz Shirazi .
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Sheikh Lotfolah mosque
Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque is one of the architectural masterpieces of Safavid Iranian architecture, standing on the eastern side of Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Isfahan, Iran.Construction of the mosque started in 1615 and was finished in 1618. It was built by Shah Abbas I of the Safavid dynasty. The builing functioned as a prayer hall and lecture hall.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Tabatabai House Kashan
Tabatabai House,This house was constructed in 1881. It originally comprised two separate buildings, elaborately integrated into a single structure. The most important sections of the house are located along its southern wing. This side is marked by a graceful veranda.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture Vank Church
Holy Savior Cathedral also known as Vank Cathedral and The Church of the Saintly Sisters, is the most visited cathedral in Isfahan, Iran. Vank means “cathedral” in the Armenian language. Among the churches built in the Jolfa District of Isfahan, the magnificent and architecturally significant “Vank” Cathedral is the most famous.
Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture seyed Mosque Isfahan
Seyyed mosque is the biggest and the most famous mosque from the Qajar era in Isfahan. It was founded by Seyyed Mohammad Bagher Shafti, one of the most famous clergymen in Isfahan. It was founded in the middle of the 19th century, but its tiling lasted until the end of the century.