Jame mosque

Jame mosque which has been made in 14th century was the main place for Moslems prayer in Kerman. Because of its special and important position which was located near bazaar and in the centre of city ,Jame mosque of Kerman sites in the angle between Qadamgah bazaar from south and so Shariati street from north and Shohada (moshtaqie) square from east.

In the west side there is a huge and high portal which has been decorated with beautiful tile-works and and is watch tower has added to its beauty. It has to large summer and winter porches and in the west side there is sites Mahdieh building. Some of the shops of Qadamgah and Mozafari bazaars have bequeathed their income to the expenses of this mosque.

 With the advent of Islam, “mosque” which is one of the city’s parts and central part of city gradually became the main part of the Islamic cities Improving Islam (since 1400 years ago) gradually mosques have substituted fire temples. In cities of Iran every quarter there is at least one mosque, in which Moslems gathered there 3 times a day to pray. In Friday days people gathered in place which is called Jame mosque and engage in devotional-political activities. Kerman Jame mosque is amongst the unique mosque of Iran because has no minarets like Sheikh Lotf-allah Mosque in Isfahan, the jame mosque of Kerman Following the ideal four-iwan plan and you can enter to the Jame moque of Kerman either from Kerman Bazaar or Shohada Sq. Jame mosque, Arg and bazaar where there places that bring in to existence the central core of Kerman city.


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