Sheikh lotfollah mosque

Another master piece of safavid era was built during 1602 – 1619 by the order of shah Abbas the first for the weman of his harem, It is a gorgeous colorful beautiful charming mosque. With ivory tiled Dom which changes in color during the day to pink. The best time to visit is near the sun set.
The combination of the blue and yellow colors, magnificent tiling and designs of the animals increase the beauty of inside. The mosque has no minarets which makes it especial since generally they have one. Besides the excellent display of mosaic and tile works , the light plays with the splendid tiles. The light passes through the window of the dom and makes shadow and light patterns which is lovely and feel sacred.