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    Arabian Nights: stunning Arabian building exterior. #exoticwedding

  • K Noorzai

    Beautiful mosque, Iran

  • Bernie Elvin

    Yazd, Irán

  • Rhian Non

    The mosque Masjid-e-Jame dates back to the 11th century. This mosque has a magnificent portal and two lofty minarets. The tile-work on the altar and dome are fascinating. An extraordinary blend of grandeur and finesse, this mosque is a treasure house of Islamic architecture. UNESCO has recognized Yazd, Iran, as a city having the second oldest architecture in the world.

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photo by tilo driessen, tagged "Iran" Another related pic has this note: "Covering approximately 2 hectares, the Jame' ('Atiq) Mosque of Esfahan constitutes the supreme living testimony of the evolution of Iranian architecture in the Islamic period from its origins to the present." Above quote is from a nomination of this building to the United Nations World Heritage List. Construction of this mosque began 1,236 years ago. It is a sprawling complex that takes hours to explore...

Yazd, Iran. Love the pattern & the blue color.

Yazd (Iran). 'Few places have adapted to their environment as well as the desert city of Yazd. It’s a gem of winding lanes, blue-tiled domes, soaring minarets, covered bazaars, and fine old courtyard homes topped by badgirs (windtowers) and watered by ingenious qanats (underground water channels). Several of these homes have been restored and converted into marvellously evocative traditional hotels.' www.lonelyplanet....

A Stunning Mosque, Illuminated With All Of The Colors Of The Rainbow