Essay on Pertinent Tenets And Influence Of Religion

756 Words Nov 16th, 2015 4 Pages
Pertinent tenets and Influence of Religion Mosque is the house of prayer in Islam. It is also the temple for Muslims. Masjid means place for prostration in English. Mosque is used to represent religious house in Islam. In Islamic history, the mosque was the center of the community. Nowadays, we almost can see Mosque located every corner for daily prayers. Mosque already has a history over 1400 years. Pray in Mosque become a part of life to Muslims. Market of Isfahan, also called Bazaar of Isfahan, which is also a place, Muslim will go daily and selling different goods in it. For example, cloth, pot, carpets and so on. Those are the religion related. People also sells something non-religion related like spices, food, and native. The market of Isfahan contains a representative selection of Islamic secular architecture over the last 500 years. It is so important to Islam. The research will mainly force on pertinent tenets and Influence of Religion by Mosque and market of Isfahan.

In order to study the architecture in Mosque, we have to understand the pertinent tenets and religion itself first. Mosque is the place for prostration for most five daily prayers prescribed in Islam. People also stay in mosque for study, rest, and reflection. In common mosque, in order to let many people pray in the same place at the same time, it has to be a huge empty space in the middle of the mosque. “The architecture of a mosque is shaped most strongly by the regional traditions…

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