Historical monument of the Soltaniyeh Dome built with the height of 48.5 meters and the diameter of the dome is about 25.5 meters by order of Sultan Mohmmad Khoda Bandeh (Uljayto) constracted from 1303 to 1313 A.D, on the inside of the royal Citadel. The above – mentioned Citadel by square plan to the dimensions 296x314 meters has 16 ramparts and 2 northern and southern gates. It made use of green lime stones. It was currently ranks third after Italy’s Santa Maria church in Florenc and Turkey’s Hagia Sofia mosque in Istanbul. This building is an octagonal that it has been inspired of Sultan Sanjar in Marv. The most construction material is brick. Innovation cohered double – shell structure, the first time in the world’s architecture history in the Soltaniyeh dome. It covered in turquoise blue faience and all kinds of tile setting, tile work, painting on chalk, brick work, stalactite work and plaster work used separately and in simultaneously in the building. The most important and the most beautiful building in Soltaniyeh is the sample of Ilkhanid architecture wich evidently impacts on lots of other historical construction architecture of Iran. The Soltaniyeh dome was registered in The World Heritage list in UNESCO as Iranian seventh property.
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Romano46 (14454) 2013-11-11 0:43
un'altra bella immagine di questo monumento iscritto nella lista dei beni tutelati dall'Unesco. E la cosa mi sembra più che legittima vista la sua magnifica imponenza che non sembra aver subito danni significativi dal passare del tempo.
Con questa tua seconda foto ad esso dedicato ci proponi tutta la sua grandiosità inserendolo in una bella composizione nella quale alla struttura severa della sua architettura si contrappone un cielo splendente nel quale si va a confondere lo splendore della sua cupola ricoperta di maioliche come nell'uso delle ricche moschee dell'Iran.
Un ottimo contrastoed un bel punto di vista allietano ulteriormente lo scatto.
Ciao e buona giornata
Vasa (16658) 2013-11-11 1:44
Your last three pictures are the proud of Iran. And long culture, my friend, Saber.
dekanski (1529) 2013-11-11 4:01
Nice. Agree with Vasa!
You could not escape the branch!?
TFS, nice note!
Nicou (109629) 2013-11-12 2:49
merveilleuse image de cette mosquée sueprbe captage et vue quel rendu sur la façade de pierre et les minarets, et cette coupole sueprbe.
Bravo et amitié
rychem (15412) 2013-11-12 8:31
This is an impressive monument with vast dimensions, well captured and presented
Graal (93562) 2013-11-12 8:48
another interesting view of dome. Great monument. Well presentation and done photo.
Have a nice evening.
Silvio1953 (109249) 2013-11-12 12:44
Ciao Saber, great view of fantastic building, lovely composition with beautiful sky, splendid light, wonderful colors and excellent clarity, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
gus72 (3717) 2013-11-12 17:38
Hi Saber !!
Fantastic building well showed in your photo which is so important in your country.
I can appreciate its immense size........ that is because you chose a good POV.
Sharp details & good natural colours.
Cheers from Australia.
MGHPARSI (717) 2013-11-13 1:01
Very nice Picture and Good POV.
delpeoples (50263) 2013-11-14 23:09
This image looks a little dark on my monitor, but in under-exposing the photo, you have retained the lovely rich colours that we associate with mosques. Another excellent POV of this fascinating place of worship.
lousat (67057) 2013-11-15 2:34
Hi Saber,a beautiful close-up after the large view of this spectacular architehcture,really original and really magnificent,i like the effect 3D made by the diagonal light,great details and colors too.Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano
jhm (130620) 2013-11-16 6:13
This type buildings have to we restore, for our children and grandchildren in future.
This is a wonderful architecture picture.
Perspective and depth are here extraordinarily lovely.
Composition and presentation are excellent.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
jemaflor (76568) 2013-11-17 9:53
Anoteher interesting view on this monument, colors contrast are perfect, beautiful architecture, tfs.
imageme (797) 2013-11-17 18:18
Hi Saber, Nice dome architecture. Very nice POV from below. Well composed and good lights too. Thank for sharing
eldancer1 (22413) 2013-11-20 7:43
I like your pov of this dome especially by including part of the tree. Good lighting and nice details with wonderful colors. Well done, tfs.
- Copyright: saber monajati (sabermonajati) (8479)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-10-16
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Nikon D700 fx, Nikkor 24-70 AF-S 2.8G ED, Hama UV 77mm (xxv)
- Exposure: f/16, 1/160 seconds
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2013-11-10 21:36