35 Dazzling Islamic Architecture

35 Dazzling Islamic Architecture

Simplicity is one of the Islamic concepts that encourage respect and to show unpretentiousness.

In this festive day of Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), we have collected a series of photographs.

Simply focusing on the mosque’s ceilings, something the faithful might see when they look up to the heavens, we find simplicity in intricacy.

It is this simplicity that dazzled our perception and encourages us to relook into Islamic concept; through Architecture:

001_Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
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002_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
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003_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
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004_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
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005_Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
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006_Vakil Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Vakil Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
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007_Shah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Shah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
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High Resolution download here

008_Jalil Khayat Mosque, Arbil, Iraq
Jalil Khayat Mosque, Arbil, Iraq

009_Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi, UAE
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High Resolution download here

010_Taj Mahal Mosque Ceiling
Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi, UAE
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011_Grand Mosque of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
Grand Mosque of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran

012_Wazie Khan Mosque, Lahore, Pakistan
Wazie Khan Mosque, Lahore, Pakistan
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013_Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran
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014_Al Soltan Qalawoon Mosque, Cairo, Egypy
Al Soltan Qalawoon Mosque, Cairo, Egypy
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015_Shiraz, Iran
Shiraz, Iran
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016_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
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017_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran

018_Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
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019_Bahud-Din Naqshband Mausoleum, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
Bahud-Din Naqshband Mausoleum, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

020_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran

021_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran

022_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran

023_Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran

024_Selimiye, Edirne, Turkey
Selimiye, Edirne, Turkey
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025_Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran

026_Ali Ibn Hazem Holly Shrine, Shiraz, Iran
Ali Ibn Hazem Holly Shrine, Shiraz, Iran

027_Jame Mosque of Yazd, Iran
Jame Mosque of Yazd, Iran

028_Mihrab Dome, Mezquita, Cordoba, Spain
Mihrab Dome, Mezquita, Cordoba, Spain

029_Dome of the Rock Mosque, Jerusalem, Palestine
Dome of the Rock Mosque, Jerusalem, Palestine

030_Alahambra, Granada, Spain
Alahambra, Granada, Spain
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031_Registan, Uzbekistan
Registan, Uzbekistan

032_Imam Khomeini Mosque, Isfahan, Iran
Imam Khomeini Mosque, Isfahan, Iran

033_Iranian Mosque
Iranian Mosque

034_Blue Mosque, Turkey
Blue Mosque, Turkey

035_magic Mihrab
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, Iran

037_Shiraz, Iran
Ali Ibn Hazem Holly Shrine, Shiraz, Iran

039_Tori Kori Madrasah, Samarkand
Tori Kori Madrasah, Samarkand

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3 Comments

  • Thomas Brummett May 29, 2016 at 3:43 am

    Thanks for these images. Really wonderful.

    Best

    T

  • K.Anderson June 9, 2016 at 9:51 pm

    Thank you so much for providing these beautiful high resolution pictures of the the magnificent mosque architecture.

  • Zahra June 25, 2016 at 8:10 am

    Thank you for sharing these beautiful images of mosques around the world. Great piece of work.
    May Allah double your rewards here and the hereafter.

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