This Imamzadeh is situated in the elevations of the Karkas Mountains, at a distance of 27 km. south of Kashan. The actual structure is square with a dome having twenty panels. The same was constructed in the year 887 AH.
Kashan is a city of Isfahan, Iran.The etymology of the city name comes from the Kasian, the original inhabitants of the city, whose remains are found at Tapeh Sialk dating back 9,000 years; later this was changed to "Kashian", hence the town name. Between the 12th and the 14th centuries Kashan was an important centre for the production of high quality pottery and tiles. In modern Persian, the word for a tile (kashi) comes from the name of ...read more about Kashan
Mooteh Protected Zone – Kashan
The said area is located between the townships of Kashan, Lanjan, Mahalat, Golpayegan, Khansar and Meymeh.The same covers an area of 220,000 hectares and is a zone for the protection of the Iranian gazelle.
Silk Hills – Kashan
Approximately 4,500 years BC., a community with an interesting civilization was settled in this area and their tools were of stone and bone.There is a possibility that the former residents of this region had succumbed to their successors. Here, ...
Imamzadeh Shah Yalan – Kashan
This tomb is located in the goldsmith section of the bazaar of Kashan. It is the resting-place of Soleiman Ebne Moosa Ebne Jaffar (PBUH). The architecture of the same is related to the Saljuqi period and was built in the year 902 AH.
Fin Garden – Kashan
Fin Garden of Kashan is an Iranian garden in which there is also Fin Bathroom. The bathroom is the place where Amir Kabir, the chief minister, was murdered in 1852 AD at the instigation of Naser al-Din Shah Qajar. Fin Garden is one of the most ...
Imamzadeh Shahzadeh Hadi – Kashan
This structure is octagonal with a diameter of 7 m. and a height of 9 m. along with a platform on each side 2.51 m. in girth and to the height of 5 m. In this structure, gypsum inscriptions with the verses of the great poet Mohtasham Kashany can be ...
Ferizhand Red Water Spring – Kashan
The said spring lies at a distance of 78 km south of the city of Kashan, and is in the northern skirts of the Karkas Mountains.The water of this spring is of a bicarbonate type mixed with gases. Its water is useful in the treatment of ...
Imamzadeh Soltan Mir Ahmad – Kashan
The same is situated in Kashan and consists of a courtyard, porch and Sepulchre. Its dome that is conical in shape has 12 panels and is decorated with vaulted tiles of the Safavid era. Its five pairs of doors have great value as a creative work of ...
Niyasar Cave – Kashan
The said cave dates to approximately 2000 years ago and nestles in the limestone hills overlooking the Niyasar Village of Kashan. This cave has been dug out with the help of primitive implements and resembles a meandering stony tunnel in the breast ...