Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

Local nameمسجد شیخ لطف الله
LocationIsfahan, Iran

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque is one of the architectural masterpieces of Iranian architecture that was built during the Safavid Empire, standing on the eastern side of Naqsh-i Jahan Square, Esfahan, Iran. Construction of the mosque started in 1603 and was finished in 1619. It was built by the chief architect Shaykh Bahai, during the reign of Shah Abbas I of Persia. On the advice of Arthur Upham Pope, Reza Shah Pahlavi had the mosque rebuilt and repaired in the 1920s.

Tags Place of WorshipMuslimShia
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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheikh_Lotfollah_Mosque

Address میدان نقش جهان

Coordinates 32°39'26.765" N 51°40'43.326" E

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