Fahraj

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  • Stepping into one of oldest Islamic ensembles in Iran 2021-06-26 21:00

    Stepping into one of oldest Islamic ensembles in Iran

    On the margins of a harsh sun-scorched desert stand ruins of arched structures, towers, domes, porticos, and mudbrick walls, which were once thriving as one of the oldest Islamic structures in central Iran.

  • 77 historical relics, sites identified in plains of Kerman 2020-09-15 21:30

    77 historical relics, sites identified in plains of Kerman

    TEHRAN – A total of 77 historical relics, places, and sites, including ruined fortresses, farmhouses, (archaeological) hills, tombs (or cemeteries), kilns, solo structures, have been identified on the outskirts of Fahraj in Kerman province, southeast Iran.

  • Archaeologists find Paleolithic sites in southeast Iran 2020-08-19 22:00

    Archaeologists find Paleolithic sites in southeast Iran

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archaeologists has recently discovered first-hand Prehistorical human settlements believed to date back to the Paleolithic era on the outskirts of Fahraj in Kerman province, southeast Iran.

  • Stepping into Fahraj mosque, one of the oldest Islamic structures in Iran 2019-06-24 12:33

    Stepping into Fahraj mosque, one of the oldest Islamic structures in Iran

    TEHRAN –Standing tall in Iran’s Yazd province, Jameh Mosque of Fahraj, which dates over 1400 years, is of great significance as one of the oldest extant mosques in Iran. It represents an important evolutionary stage in mosque construction from very modest materials to wooden roofs on arcades, finally to full scale vaulting with permanent materials.

  • Yazd hosting intl. workshop on earthen architecture 2019-02-11 22:20

    Yazd hosting intl. workshop on earthen architecture

    TEHRAN - The historical Iranian city of Yazd is hosting an international workshop on earthen architecture with its related conservation problems and challenges coming into focus.