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This Mosque Might Look Ordinary From Outside, But It Will Make Your Jaw Drop Once You Enter It

This Mosque Might Look Ordinary From Outside, But It Will Make Your Jaw Drop Once You Enter It

Shah Cheragh is a funerary monument and mosque in Shiraz, Iran. It translates to "King of the Light" and it's easy to understand why. The jaw-dropping interior of this structure has millions of tiny mirror shards which bounce the light in...

Shah Cheragh is a funerary monument and mosque in Shiraz, Iran. It translates to "King of the Light" and it's easy to understand why. The jaw-dropping interior of this structure has...

The Hypnotizing Beauty Of Iranian Mosque Ceilings

The Hypnotizing Beauty Of Iranian Mosque Ceilings

Middle Eastern architecture is renowned for its kaleidoscopic beauty. If you haven’t had a chance, yet, to witness it for yourself, Instagram photographer m1rasoulifard can take you on a mesmerizing visual journey. He captures the best of Iran’s architectural details in...

Middle Eastern architecture is renowned for its kaleidoscopic beauty. If you haven’t had a chance, yet, to witness it for yourself, Instagram photographer m1rasoulifard can take you on a mesmerizing visual...

Imam Opens Mosque’s Doors To Stray Cats To Keep Them Warm

Imam Opens Mosque’s Doors To Stray Cats To Keep Them Warm

In Istanbul, Turkey, there's a mosque where you can pray alongside cats. We're not kitten you! The Aziz Mahmud Hüdayi Mosque's imam Mustafa Efe has been letting stray cats in since last year. He wants to keep them warm during the...

In Istanbul, Turkey, there's a mosque where you can pray alongside cats. We're not kitten you! The Aziz Mahmud Hüdayi Mosque's imam Mustafa Efe has been letting stray cats in since...

The Magic Of Colors: My Photos Of Nasir-ol-molk Mosque

The Magic Of Colors: My Photos Of Nasir-ol-molk Mosque

The use of stained glass is common in the interior design of Iranian architecture and also in Churches and Synagogues. But it may seem amazing to you to see it in Mosques. Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque is one of the few mosques in...

The use of stained glass is common in the interior design of Iranian architecture and also in Churches and Synagogues. But it may seem amazing to you to see it in...

The Mosque Of Colors – 15 Unique Photos Of Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque

The Mosque Of Colors – 15 Unique Photos Of Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque

This is Nasir al-Mulk Mosque in Shiraz, a southern city in Iran. The mosque is nearly 150 years old and people still pray there, after so many years. I have been going there to pray for 4 years now and I enjoy...

This is Nasir al-Mulk Mosque in Shiraz, a southern city in Iran. The mosque is nearly 150 years old and people still pray there, after so many years. I have been going...

15 Amazing View Of Nasir Ol-mulk Mosque In Shiraz – Iran.

15 Amazing View Of Nasir Ol-mulk Mosque In Shiraz – Iran.

The Nasīr al-Mulk Mosque (Persian: مسجد نصیر الملك‎ - Masjed-e Naseer ol Molk) or Pink Mosque is a traditional mosque in Shiraz, Iran, located in Goade-e-Araban place (near the famous Shah Cheragh mosque). The mosque was built during the Qājār era,...

The Nasīr al-Mulk Mosque (Persian: مسجد نصیر الملك‎ - Masjed-e Naseer ol Molk) or Pink Mosque is a traditional mosque in Shiraz, Iran, located in Goade-e-Araban place (near the famous Shah...

20+ Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture

20+ Mesmerizing Mosque Ceilings That Highlight The Wonders Of Islamic Architecture

Mosques throughout the Muslim world have some of the most intricate and exquisite architecture ever created by mankind. There's too much amazing architecture in them to cover in just one post, so we decided to focus simply on mosque's ceilings –...

Mosques throughout the Muslim world have some of the most intricate and exquisite architecture ever created by mankind. There's too much amazing architecture in them to cover in just one post,...

Mesmerizing Interiors Of Iran’s Mosques Captured In Rare Photographs By Mohammad Domiri

Mesmerizing Interiors Of Iran’s Mosques Captured In Rare Photographs By Mohammad Domiri

Mohammad Domiri, a talented architectural photographer from northern Iran, takes stunning photos of grandiose mosque architecture throughout the Middle East. Middle Eastern architecture is often recognized by its elegantly curved arches and spiraling columns, which feature heavily throughout Domiri's photos.

Mohammad Domiri, a talented architectural photographer from northern Iran, takes stunning photos of grandiose mosque architecture throughout the Middle East. Middle Eastern architecture is often recognized by its elegantly curved arches...

Every Morning, This Stunning Mosque Is Illuminated With All Of The Colors Of The Rainbow

Every Morning, This Stunning Mosque Is Illuminated With All Of The Colors Of The Rainbow

When someone brings up historical architecture, we picture beautiful arches, towering spires, sculptures and stone walls, but most of us probably don't think of bright and vibrant colors. Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, as illustrated by these photographs, is a striking and strong...

When someone brings up historical architecture, we picture beautiful arches, towering spires, sculptures and stone walls, but most of us probably don't think of bright and vibrant colors. Nasir al-Mulk Mosque,...

Religious Sites Made of Guns and Ammunition

Religious Sites Made of Guns and Ammunition

San Francisco-based sculptor Al Farrow uses ammunition and firearms to build astonishing miniature churches, synagogues, and mosques. His religious architecture builds on his exploration of religious history and violence. Farrow’s choice of sculptural materials include deconstructed guns, bullets, glass, steel,...

San Francisco-based sculptor Al Farrow uses ammunition and firearms to build astonishing miniature churches, synagogues, and mosques. His religious architecture builds on his exploration of religious history and violence. Farrow’s...