Jameh Mosque of Ferdows

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Jāmeh Mosque of Ferdows
Ferdows Congregation Mosque.JPG
مسجد جامع فردوس
Basic information
Location Iran Ferdows, Iran
Geographic coordinates 34°0′25″N 58°9′33″E / 34.00694°N 58.15917°E / 34.00694; 58.15917Coordinates: 34°0′25″N 58°9′33″E / 34.00694°N 58.15917°E / 34.00694; 58.15917
Affiliation Shia Islam formerly Sunni
Municipality Ferdows County
Province South Khorasan Province
Architectural description
Architectural type Mosque
Completed 7th century

The Jāmeh Mosque of Ferdows (Persian: مسجد جامع تون \ فردوس‎‎ – Masjid-e-Jāmeh Toon/Ferdows) is the grand, congregational mosque (Jāmeh) of Ferdows, South Khorasan Province, Iran. The mosque is located towards the southwest of city, in the center of the ancient city of Toon.

History[edit]

It is mostly believed that this mosque was built during Seljuk dynasty, in the 11th century,[1] but some researchers believe that it was constructed in the 7th century.[2]

See also[edit]

Media related to Masjed-e Jomeh, Ferdows at Wikimedia Commons

References[edit]

  1. ^ خبرگزاری میراث فرهنگی‌ (in Persian). Retrieved 13 February 2010. 
  2. ^ "Arts of Islam". Retrieved 13 February 2010. 

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