1 Like

Sahib ul Amr Mosque

The Sahib ul Amr mosque is located near bazaar of Tabriz and was built in 1636 by Tahmasp I, the Safavid shah. It has destroyed by the Ottoman empire who was Safavid government's enemy in 1638 and damaged seriously by fearsome earthquack of Tabriz in 1727. Nowdays the mosque is reconstructed and being used as the museum of Quran.

Copyright: Pouya mohammadi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 22636x11318
Uploaded: 08/08/2010
Updated: 03/09/2014


Tags: iran; azarbaijan; azerbaijan; tabriz; mosque
comments powered by Disqus

Hamed Kalantari
bazar Mozaffarie, Tabriz
Majeed Panahee joo
Bazaar Tabriz Aga Khan Award For Architecture 2013 Winner Mozafari Bazaar Carpet Bazaar
Hanif Shoaei
Tabriz Carpet Bazaar
Pouya Mohammadi
تیمچه مظفریه - بازار تبریز
masoud khodaii
Eynali Montain
Seyed Mehran Mirnassab
joome mosque
Pouya Mohammadi
زیر پل قاری
تیمچه امیر
Pouya Mohammadi
(موزه قاجار (خانه امیر نظام
Pouya Mohammadi
(موزه قاجار (خانه امیر نظام
hadi derkhshan
Tabriz Municipality Building-entrance
hadi derkhshan
Tabriz Municipality Building-meuseum
Willy Kaemena
ION Sky Orchard Rd.
Italy Intensives ECU
Via Boccaccio
Lukasz Michalik
Skrzyczne - 1257m - skrzyczne-1257m Winter peak
Bill Heller
Sunset on the Goleta Pier
Thang Bui
Calligrapher Cung Khac Luoc
Gregory Panayotou
PRAMBANAN - The Most Beautiful Hindu Temple in the World
Brandon Riza
Mount Tom and Basin Mountain from the Buttermilks
Soda Lake boardwalk
Vlad Rotmistroff
canyon Tamshaly
Gary Davies
HMS Queen Elizabeth construction, Portsmouth
C360.NL - Henri Smeets
Ice skating on the famous Amsterdam Canals
Kay F. Jahnke
View from Summit of Cima Pedum
Pouya Mohammadi
Soltaniyeh Dome
Pouya Mohammadi
زیر پل قاری
Pouya Mohammadi
(موزه قاجار (خانه امیر نظام
Pouya Mohammadi
مسجد صاحب الامر
Pouya Mohammadi
Entrance of Blue Mosque
Pouya Mohammadi
(موزه قاجار (خانه امیر نظام
Pouya Mohammadi
شهرداری تبریز
Pouya Mohammadi
Blue Mosque
Pouya Mohammadi
Shor Su Mineral Spring
Pouya Mohammadi
تیمچه مظفریه - بازار تبریز
Pouya Mohammadi
More About Tabriz

Tabriz is the fourth most populated city in Iran after Tehran, Mashhad & Isfahan with a population of 1,378,935. The city is the largest for Iranian Turk people. Discovered bodies from excavates around Blue mosqe of Tabriz show that the city dates back 3000 years. Most of Tabrizi people speak "Azerbaijani Turkic" language but armenian minority speaks Armenian language. Tabriz was Iran's capital during the dynesties of Kara Koyunlu, Ak Koyunlu & Safavi (in while it was the first capital of Shia Islam in the world) & was Iran's crown predominantly during Qajarid dynesty. If you come to Tabriz you must see "The Largest Covered Bazaar In The World", the spectacular grand bazaar of Tabriz. It has formed by many smaller bazaars and each bazaar contains several halls called "Timcheh". Mozaffariyeh is the most beautiful Timcheh and dedicated to carpet trading. But the bazaar isn't only for trade, thare are also many mosques and religious schools in it. Tabriz has also several museums like: Azerbaijan museum, Qajar museum, Sanjesh museum (for old measuring devices), Municipal museum, Iron Age museum, Carpet museum, Ostad Shahriar museum (the house of famouse Iranian poet, Shahriar). Tabriz has one of the biggest outdoor pools in the world: El Goli with an area of 54,675 square metres. It located in the southeast of Tabriz in a foothill with a perfect weather and there is a big park on the hill beside the pool and an amusement park. There is a monumental building among the pool that nowdays is a restaurant. In Iran, Tabriz is known as the city of "The Firsts" because many of inventions and innovations were used in Tabriz for the first time in Iran. The first printery, library, cinema, preschool, school, the deaf and dumb school, modern coin, bill, chamber of commerce, municipality, telephone, power plant, fire department, ... was made in Tabriz and Tabriz university is the second oldest university in Iran after Tehran University.