Religious Places


Soltani Mosque (Jame' Mosque), Asad Abad

Tuesday, 01 January 2008 15:29 administrator
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This mosque is situated in the vicinity of the 'bazaar' of Asad Abad. The mosque is rectangular in shape. On the wall of the corridor at its entrance is a tomb-stone of cream colored marble with the kufic script on it. Besides which are five other inscriptions on stone with the following particulars -The decree of Shah Tahmasb Safavid I (930-984) and dating to the year 972 AH. The same was in relation to tax exemptions or a discount in taxes imposed on owners of four- legged beasts and only those of the Shiite sect came under this order.
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Sheverin Village Mosque, Hamadan

Tuesday, 01 January 2008 15:28 administrator
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This mosque is in the village of Sheverin, 5 km. east of Hamadan. In respect to architecture, this mosque is similar to that of mid Qajar era. Constructed of brick, this structure is interesting from the point of view of architecture, and is on the historical record in Iran.
 

Sheikh Ali Khan Zanganeh Mosque, Towiserkan

Tuesday, 01 January 2008 15:28 administrator
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This mosque is located in the central square of Towiserkan city, and is reputedly known as the 'Madresseh-ye-Abbas' (Abbas School). This structure has an octagonal court-yard, with 36 chambers, that are the resident quarters of the clergy under tutorial there.
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Nahavand Jame' Mosque, Nahavand

Tuesday, 01 January 2008 15:27 administrator
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 This mosque is located on the skirts of a hill overlooking the city of Nahavand. The structure is rectangular in shape and consists of three sectors, the ceiling and dome of which are supported by strong pillars. The central section is wider than the ones on the two sides and is covered by three domes of equal height.
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Hamadan Jame' Mosque, Hamadan

Tuesday, 01 January 2008 15:26 administrator
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The said mosque is located near the central Sq. of Hamadan and to the west of Ekbatan avenue. The mosque is rectangular in shape, and formerly had four porches of which three have been remained. This structure comprises of two areas for nocturnal prayers, a brick dome and a large and pleasant court-yard with a huge pool in the centre.
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