1 Like

The Arg of Karim Khane Zand
Shiraz

The Arg-e-Karim Khan Zand (Citadel of Karim Khan Zand) was built in 1180 AH (1766-7). Karim Khan invited the best architects and Artists of the time and bought the best materials from other cities and abroad for the construction of the citadel of Karim Khan and was quickly constructed. During the Zand dynasty it was used by the king as living quarters. During the Qajar period it was used as the governor's seat.


Prince Abdolhosein Mirza Farmanfarma the governor of Fars Province ordered to renovate the miniatures in the citadel.

After the fall of the qajar dynasty it was converted into a prison and the paintings were plastered. in 1971 it was given to Iran's Cultural Heritage Organization. The renovation of the citadel started in 1977.

View More »

Copyright: Ramin dehdashti
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
上传: 17/01/2009
更新: 06/06/2014
观看次数:

...


Tags: iran; pars; fars; shiraz; arge karim khane zand; castle; burg; schiraz; persia; historical; traditional; arg-e; karimkhan; persian
comments powered by Disqus

Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Arg e Karim Khani
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Arg of Karim Khani - Black and White
Amin Abedini
[ Arg of Karimkhan Historical Bath House ]
Ali Mosleh
■ Arg e Karimkhan | Left Side ■
Ramin Dehdashti
The Arg of Karim Khane Zand
Mahmood Hamidi
Arge Karim Khan
Mahmood Hamidi
Vakil Bath house
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Carpet Repair Workshop
omid jafarnezhad
Vakil Bath Shiraz
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Vakil Historical Bath
Amin Abedini
*Vakil Bath House*
Ali Mosleh
■ Vakil Bath ■
Carel Struycken
Pasadena Cityhall Courtyard
Thomas Bredenfeld
Suworow Monument and Devil's Bridge on the Gotthard route in Switzerland
Jakub Hruska
Aboard Norröna
Flemming V. Larsen
Sculpture by the Sea - by Jörg-Werner Schmidt
Igor Marx
Strawberry Panorama
Flemming V. Larsen
Sculpture by the Sea - by Hugh Ramage
Manuel Giné
VOLTES DEL CIRC
Ramin Dehdashti
Atashgah, the Zoroastrian Fire Temple
Jann Lipka
European election - climate installation of the Green Party
Alexander Saranchuk
Crossroad bl. Shevchenko - Pushkinskaya st. - Premier Palace Hotel - Kiev - Ukraine
Tibor Illes
Onion House Cultural centre (Hagymaház) - Theatre auditorium - planning Imre Makovecz
Milos Pec
Burroughs Mountain, WA, USA
Ramin Dehdashti
Kamranieh in northern Tehran
Ramin Dehdashti
Ghal'eh Jalali, The fortress walls of Kashan
Ramin Dehdashti
Alte Oper and Opernplatz
Ramin Dehdashti
Jouie Bridge
Ramin Dehdashti
Commerzbank Arena
Ramin Dehdashti
The spice Bazaar
Ramin Dehdashti
The House of Ebrahimi
Ramin Dehdashti
Pfaffenwiesbach - Countryside
Ramin Dehdashti
Europäische Zentralbank
Ramin Dehdashti
Khajou Bridge
Ramin Dehdashti
Am Hauptbahnhof
Ramin Dehdashti
The Vakil Mosque
More About Shiraz

Shiraz is the fifth most populated city in Iran and the capital of Fars Province. It is located in the southwest of Iran, has a moderate climate and has been a regional trade center for more than a thousand years.The earliest reference to the city, is on Elamite clay tablets dated to 2000 BC. In the 13th century, Shiraz became a leading center of the arts and letters, thanks to the encouragement of its ruler and the presence of many Persian scholars and artists. Shiraz was the capital of Persia during the Zand dynasty from 1750 until 1781, as well as briefly during the Saffavid period.Shiraz is known as the city of poets, wine and flowers. It is also considered by many Iranians to be the city of gardens, due to the many gardens and fruit trees that can be seen in the city. Shiraz has had major Jewish and Christian communities.