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Sepahsalar Mosque
Tehran

Sepahsalar Mosque

  • Names and titles: Sepahsalar Mosque, Shahid Motahari School
  • Built: 1296 lunar calendar 
  • Architect: This mosque is designed by engineer Mahdi Khan Motamen Aldoleh Sheghaghi and constructed by Haj Hasan Ghomi. This place is initially donated by Mirza Hosein Khan Sepahsalar; later his brother, Yahya Khan Moshirodoleh, has completed it.
  • Architecture information: The building is 61x62 meters and has two floors with 60 rooms for its theological students to live in. There are four porches on the four sides of the building, and the big main porch reaches both the maksoorah and the big dome.
  • Organization: It is run under custodianship and is donated too.
  • Main activities: Besides the religious rituals performed here, theological students study Islamic jurisprudence and law as well as Islamic philosophy in Shahid Motahari School, located in this building.

Copyright: Fariborz alagheband
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Uploaded: 28/11/2011
Updated: 18/09/2014
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