Shazdeh Garden,Mahan (UNESCO World Heritage Site) باغ شازده، ماهان

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Shazdeh Garden (Persian: باغ شازده‎) meaning Prince’s Garden is a historical Persian garden located near (6km away from) Mahan in Kerman province, Iran. The garden is 5.5 hectares with a rectangular shape and a wall around it. It consists of an entrance structure and gate at the lower end and a two-floor residential structure at the upper end. The distance between these two is ornamented with water fountains that are engined by the natural incline of the land. The garden is a fine example of Persian gardens that take advantage of suitable natural climate. The garden was built originally for Mohammad Hasan Khan Qajar Sardari Iravani ca.1850 and was extended ca.1870 by Abdolhamid Mirza Naserodollehand during the eleven years of his governorship in the Qajar dynasty. The construction was left unfinished, due to the death of Abdolhamid Mirza in the early 1890s.

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Comments (131)

樋口友克 on September 4, 2013

見事な色彩ですね!

mbe21 on September 26, 2013

Super photo and light for your photo of this amazing place.

Best wishes Mick

Buts Yuri on September 26, 2013

Beautiful building and very nice shot! LIKE-117! Greetings from Ukraine! Yuri.

christian caffin on November 10, 2013

A very attractive architecture! I like it! Best regards, Christian

H.Peter Buddenberg on November 12, 2013

Schönes Foto vom Gebäude !

L I K E 120 .

Grüße jubu

P. Dardas on November 12, 2013

Very beautiful architecture and great picture. LIKE-121. Greetings from Poland, Przemo

Tina* on November 15, 2013

Captura muito bonita!!! L+F

Saudações, Tina

andrew brown on November 20, 2013

Wonderful architecture, well composed photo!
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Best wishes, András

beyer99 on November 21, 2013

Wonderful architecture !! LIKE Best regards a.beyer

RNLatvian on December 12, 2013

Your gallery is very good! Like!

Javier Mañana on January 6, 2014

Hermoso lugar y muy buena fotografía. - Saludos desde Uruguay. - Javier.

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Photo taken in باغ شاهزاده، کرمان، Iran

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  • Uploaded on March 28, 2013
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    by Ehsan1980
    • Camera: FinePix F500EXR
    • Taken on 2013/03/23 17:40:23
    • Exposure: 0.004s
    • Focal Length: 9.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO100

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