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Kashmar Persian Carpets

The city of Kashmar is located in the Khorasan province southwest of the city Mashad in Eastern Iran. It has a very rich history and its old name is Torshiz. 124 more words


Oman: My visit to the ornate Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque


It was my first ever visit to a mosque and I was excited. Of course, I consider myself blessed that I got a chance to start from the one that has many superlatives attached to it (Largest, grandest, one of the biggest). 1,204 more words


Nain 6La Oriental Carpets

Nain rugs and carpets are often woven in areas around the city Nain, not necessarily in the city itself. The warp in these rugs is typically of cotton. 32 more words


Sarouk Persian Carpets

Sarouk is the name of carpets with a rich history, which are woven in the homonymous town as well as in the city of Arak and surrounding areas. 79 more words