Tabriz, the heart of Azerbaijan, the head ,the symbol and the economy hub of Iran and the main connection path between two important continents, Asia and Europe, the capital of Islamic countries , the GLORIOUS land .
On the occasion of arrival of Nowruz (Iranian New Year) and its coincidence with spring nature, you are all invited to visit Tabriz, the city of Firsts and Pioneers and get familiar with its outstanding cultural, historical, tourism and natural attractions of Tabriz. Let’s take a walk in the blue mosque
The history of the Blue Mosque of Tabriz goes to period: Qraqoyunlu. It is located in Imam Khomeini Street
Kabud or Jahanshah Mosque (Goy masjid: Azerbaijani), is one of the oldest historical mosques of Iran with Azerbaijani architecture. According to the epigraphic studies, it was erected in 870 AH, ruling years of Jahanshah Qraquyunl, upon his daughter’s (SaleheKhanon) order. The color combination and artistic works of that era are so unique and delicate that one finds himself again on excellent natural scene.
Due to diversity tile-work masterpieces, particularly azure color of diaphoretic tiles, the structure has been named as “the turquoise Of Islam”.
This building is a mosque- mausoleum that embraces tombs of Jahanshah family on the south of the mosque‘s big dome.
The kabud Mosque has been registered as No. 169 in the list of the Iran’s national relics due to its history and unique architecture.