Gorgeous Architectural History of Iran

M1rasoulifard’s Instagram account is filled with gorgeously intricate tessellated ceilings of Iranian mosques.

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The kaleidoscopic arrangements of spiraling geometric shapes and indentations are simultaneously hypnotic and mildly disorienting due to the sheer amount of visual stimulation.

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Despite not partaking in any organized religion, I’ve always been rather awestruck by religious architecture, as it involves a level of artistry, design acumen and craftsmanship not often seen in other standard buildings.
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Whether you worship or not…what’s the most beautiful place of worship you’ve ever seen?
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M1rasoulifard’s
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One Response to “Gorgeous Architectural History of Iran”

  1. They look incredible! A wall and ceiling of solid Milky Ways

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