This famous personality, a poet of the Safavid era has been laid to rest in Kashan. The small dome of the mausoleum is decorated in tiles, and the ceiling of the mausoleum is adorned with beautiful paintings.
On the walls, verses from his poems have been inscribed in white on a navy blue back ground, in the ‘Nastaliq’ script.
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
Historic House of the Abbasid – Kashan
The complex is located in the alley of Sultan Amir and was built in 1252 hijri year by late Haj Mohammad Ibrahim, one of the famous merchants in Kashan that was very rich in architecture and decorations and using available spaces and volumes. It is ...
Fin Garden Bath – Kashan
In this aggregate a small and a large bath are present. The ceilings adorned with paintings and fine marble columns are artistic affects here. The smaller bath has gained historical fame due to the assassination of Amir Kabir in this place.
Imamzadeh Haroon-ebne Moosa – Kashan
The same comprises of a facade, large courtyard, chambers, porches and an ancient mausoleum dating to the 7th century AH. Its dome is in the shape of a pyramid with twelve panels. The ceiling of the porch in front of the mausoleum, was adorned with ...
Karkas Mountain – Kashan
This extensive range lies within the limits of the townships of Natanz and Kashan. Its highest peak being the Karkas summit which rises to an elevation of 3,895 m. From this mountainous area seasonal rivers take their source.
Maranjab Desert (Band-e Rig) – Kashan
Maranjab Desert is in the geographical location N5148 to N5152 and E5140 to E5157 in Isfahan. Maranjab Desert is located in the northern part of Aran and Bidgol in Kashan County in Isfahan Province. Maranjab has been in fact the name of an inn and ...
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.
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 ...
Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse – Kashan
Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse whose appellation is due to its closeness to Suktan Amir Ahmad Shrine dates back to Seljuk era based on the discovered evidences. The current building is remaining from Qajar era, though.In fact, some of the remaining ...