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Jameh Mosque of Orumiyeh-Masjid-e-Jāmeh Urmia-Urumiah jameh mosque-jamee mosque of Uremia-Ja'ameh Mosque of Oromieh

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Jameh Mosque of Orumiyeh-Masjid-e-Jāmeh Urmia-Urumiah jameh mosque-jamee mosque of Uremia-Ja'ameh Mosque of Oromieh

Postby Parvaneh » Sun Apr 05, 2015 7:25 am

Introduction:Jameh Mosque of Orumiyeh-Masjid-e-Jāmeh Urmia-Urumiah jameh mosque-jamee mosque of Uremia(Persian: ارومیه‎ مسجد جامع )

The Ja'ameh Mosque is a reminder of the grandeur of Islamic civilization in the city of Uremia. It dates back to 13th Century AD and is engulfed by this city's market. It has a large courtyard and a wide brick-made roofed section; at the middle of which a large dome is seen. The altar's plasterworks and calligraphy is an exemplary case of Mongols' works of art. This mosque has been renovated in 1184 AH.

The "Se-Gonbad" (Three-domed) building is also a tomb in the form of a tower, which is situated in southeast Uremia. It dates back to 12th Century AD. This tower's gateway is decorated with beautiful paintings. A number of archeologists believe that two other domed buildings had existed next to this tower, forming an overall three domed buildings.

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Location: Uremia,Capital of West Azerbaijan Province

Walking path length: No

Days of trip: 2-3 Days from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need 10-11 hr driving from Tehran to the Orumieh)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.

Best time to visit: Spring

Daily time visit:

Difficulty level: Easy

Requirements: (Depend on your plan) Guide or GPS track

Legal permission need: No



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Overall risk: -

Animal risk: No

Lost risk: No

Rescue: You can call 115

GSM Mobile Antenna: Yes


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Hotel: in Orumieh City Yes

Village: in Orumieh City Yes

Shop: in Orumieh City Yes

Gasoline: in Orumieh City Yes


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How to get there:
1- Go to Baihaghi or west terminal of buses in Tehran (more info), (Also you can use air plane or train )
2- Take a bus ticket to Orumieh (Distance between Tehran to Orumieh is 768 Km)
3- Take a bus to Ja'ameh Mosque of Oromieh


Nearest airport: Orumieh airport

Nearest train station: Tabriz station


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Re: Jameh Mosque of Orumiyeh-Masjid-e-Jāmeh Urmia-Urumiah jameh mosque-jamee mosque of Uremia-Ja'ameh Mosque of Oromieh

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