Mashad – Persian Carpets

September 12, 2011 by
Filed under: Persian Rug 

The holy city of Mashad is situated in the east of Iran, in the enormous province of Khorasan. Mashad is the holiest city in Iran, the eight imam died, and is buried, here in the year 817. This place has grown from an insignificant village to one of the countrys largest cities with a population of 2 milion inhabitants. More than 12 million Shiah muslims visit the city every year.

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One Comment on Mashad – Persian Carpets

  1. ny28tx on Mon, 12th Sep 2011 12:09 am

    Very authentic peice of art. Seeing your videos gives a very interesting insight of these beautiful rugs.

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