visit vakil mosque in Shiraz when you travel to Iran?

If you are doing plan to travel or visit to iran , we will suggest you that don’t miss the city Sheraz in Iran.

Vakil Mosque of Shiraz is a mosque in Shiraz which is a part of Vakil Complex, situated to the west of the Vakil Bazaar next to its entrance. Vakil mosque of Shiraz was built between 1751 and 1773, during the Zand period; however, it was restored in the 19th century during the Qajar period. Vakil means regent, which was the title used by Karim Khan, the founder of Zand Dynasty.

Its night prayer hall (Shabestan), with an area of approximately 2,700 square meters, contains 48 monolithic pillars carved in spirals, each with a capital of acanthus leaves. The minbar in this hall is cut from a solid piece of green marble with a flight of 14 steps and is considered to be one of the master pieces of the Zand period. The exuberant floral decorative tiles largely date from the Qajar period.

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