Friday, November 28, 2014

20 Stunning Ceilings from Various Mosques

Mosques aren't only sacred places of worship for Muslim people, they are also architectural masterpieces of amazement. Iran is home to some of the most magnificent ceiling designs of mosques in the world. The repetitive spirals and complex geometric designs give each ceiling structure a unique look. 

Here are 20 exquisite ceiling designs you must see: 

1) Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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2) Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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3) Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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4) Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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5) Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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6) Vakil Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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7) Shah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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8) Jalil Khayat Mosque, Arbil, Iraq
Incredible mosque ceilings
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9) Grand Mosque of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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10) Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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11) Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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12) Al Soltan Qalawoon Mosque, Cairo Egypt
Incredible mosque ceilings
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13) Taj Mahal Mosque Ceiling
Incredible mosque ceilings
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14) Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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15) Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore, Pakistan
Incredible mosque ceilings
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16) Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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17) Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Incredible mosque ceilings
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18) Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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19) Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Incredible mosque ceilings
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20) Bahaud-Din Naqshband Mausoleum, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
Incredible mosque ceilings
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