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
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.
Imamzadeh Shahzadeh Easa Va Yahya – Kashan
The same is near the Abiyaneh Mosque and is a construction of the 6th century AH. It consists of two facades, a courtyard, porch, a square Sepulchre, chests dating to the year 1303 AH. and a double covered dome with twelve panels, worked with ...
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 ...
Shahzadeh Ebrahim-e-Fin Mausoleum – Kashan
The said is a relic of the Qajar era and was constructed by one of the inhabitants of Fin.The mausoleum comprises of a dome worked in turquoise colored tiles, beautiful Minarets and a porch with mirror work and paintings. The mausoleum along ...
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 ...
Sohrab Sepehri Tomb – Kashan
Sohrab Sepehri was an Iranian poet, author and painter. He was one of the most important temporary poets of Iran and his poems have been translated into many languages such as English, French, Spanish and Italian.Sohrab Sepehri was born on 15th ...
Imamzadeh Peer Davood – Kashan
This tomb is located in the vicinity of Qamsar in Kashan. It has a conical dome with 16 panels, covered with turquoise colored tiles. This structure dates to the Al-e-Booyeh era.
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 ...