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La Alhambra in Granada, Spain. The Moors knew a thing or two about design. Especially geometric Necessary to maintain Islamic rules about non figurative art.

The Hassan II Mosque is in Casablanca and is the largest mosque in Morocco and the fifth largest in the world. Designed by French architect Michel Pinseau, it stands on the edge of the coast looking out to the Atlantic; the water can be seen through a giant glass floor with space for 25,000 worshippers. A further 80,000 can be accommodated in the mosque's adjoining grounds for a total of 105,000 worshippers present at any given time at the Hassan II mosque. Its minaret is the world's…

Blue and green: Hassan II Mosque The Hassan II Mosque is in Casablanca Largest mosque in Morocco largest/ world. Designed by French architect Michel Pinseau. The minaret is the world's tallest at 210 m ft).

Rajoles (Porto, Portugal) = Azulejos = Tiles

Chap part 1 azulejos- colored tiles, can used to protect lower half of from damage.

Pink Mosque Tiles ~ Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran | Tessellated facets. Pink of the Shiraz roses. | 19th Century | ©Pete Shep

Pink Mosque Tiles ~ Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran Tessellated facets. Pink of the Shiraz roses.

Blue Mosque in Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan ::Islamic Arts and Architecture

Our visitors come from Afghanistan - Blue Mosque in Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan ::Islamic Arts and Architecture

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'Casablanca' one of the "Morocco" travel photo series by photographer Hans Rossel. via the photograpaher's site

This is a silk and gold thread version of a Tabriz style rug. Tabriz, located to the north-west, is Iran's second oldest city and has been at the center of the rug-making world for hundreds, perhaps t

Tabriz AG-80012307, Iran

This is a silk and gold thread version of a Tabriz style rug. Tabriz, located to the north-west, is Iran's second oldest city and has been at the center of the rug-making world for hundreds, perhaps t

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Calligraphy and Islamic Tilework at Wazir Khan Mosque in Lahore, Pakistan - Arabic and Islamic Calligraphy and Typography.

Mausoleum of Baba Taher, Iran. AWESOME ! Get unique marketing ideas & expert help to increase your business in Social Media Platform, visit....... www.pinific.com

Ceiling of Mausoleum of Baba Taher - Hamadan, the capital city of the Hamedan Province in Iran. Photo by Jaroslava Melicharová.

A favorite photo from Oman? How do I pick one? But this is one I took with the Hasselblad inside one of the most ornate mosques I've ever seen!  http://www.stuckincustoms.com/2016/03/02/al-bustan-palace-the-ritz-carlton-hotel-in-muscat-oman/ #Oman #rcmemo

A favorite photo from Oman? How do I pick one? But this is one I took with the Hasselblad inside one of the most ornate mosques I've ever seen!

Tilework in Kerman Jameh Mosque, Iran

Tilework in Kerman's Jameh Mosque, Iran. The mosque dates from the century.

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