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Religious Places


Other Monasteries, Yazd

Saturday, 05 January 2008 18:42 administrator
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 Sheikh Taqi-Oddin Dada, Serrick, Kushk Nou, Qatarian, Sheikh Mohammad, Maju Mard, Maybod, Taft, Qahestan, Abarqoo, Aqda, Shamsiyeh and Bida Khid Monasteries.
 

Sheikh Ali Benyamin Monastery, Yazd

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The same is located in Bida Khid in Yazd. It comprises of a mausoleum, monastery and mosque that are regarded as valuable relics of the region. Within the mausoleum there are three tombs, one of which belongs to the reputable Gnostic Sheikh Ali Benyamin. This monument, in terms of inscription and other historical and artistic works, is of great cultural importance. The wooden inscription above the front door of the mausoleum in 'Naskh' script shows that this monument was built in 826 AH.
 

Bondor Abad Monastery, Rastaq, Yazd

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The Soltan aggregate of Bondor Abad is located in the Rastaq vicinity. The most significant parts of this complex are: Monastery (Khaneqah), Jame' Mosque, Hosseinieh (Mourning Place), water reservoir, watch tower and a tomb which is the burial-place of a number of Sheikhs of Dadaee Dynasty.
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Other Old Mosques, Yazd

Saturday, 05 January 2008 18:39 administrator
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The followings can be mentioned as other old mosques of Yazd province: Behabad Jame' Mosque, Aharestan, Hadji Kamal Mosques, Jame' Mosque of Ardakan, Firooz Abad Jame' Mosque, Amand Gol in Nadooshan, Abarqoo Jame' Mosque, Imam Hassan Mosque, Large Posht-e-Baq Mosque, Zavieh Mosque, Seyed Roknedin Mosque in Yazd, Kharanaq Jame' Mosque in Bafq, Marvast Jame' Mosque etc.
 

Tarzjan Jame' Mosque, Yazd

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 The said mosque of the Tarzjan Village is distinct in architectural techniques from other mosques in the province. Due to being located in a mountainous region, wooden pillars and beams have been used in its construction.
 


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