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Stunning mosque ceilings highlight the intricate beauty of Islamic architecture
03.21.2016
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Stunning mosque ceilings highlight the intricate beauty of Islamic architecture


Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
 
There are really no words to describe the beautiful intricate geometric forms and explosion of colors found on mosque ceilings found in the Arab world and elsewhere. But why bother trying to describe such totally mind-melting eye candy, anyway? I’m left speechless. Just look…

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Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
 

Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
 

Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
 

Vakil Mosque, Shiraz
 

Shah Mosque , Isfahan, Iran
 

Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
 

Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
 

Jalil Khayat Mosque, Arbil, Iraq
 

Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi, UAE
 

Grand Mosque of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
 

Bahud-Din Naqshband Mausoleum, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
 

Jame Mosque of Yazd, Iran
 

Iranian Mosque
 

Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, Iran
 

Ali Ibn Hazem Holly Shrine, Shiraz, Iran
 

Tori Kori Madrasah, Samarkand
 
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Posted by Tara McGinley
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03.21.2016
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