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Gonabad City

Gunabad Jameh Mosque
Gonabad is a town located in the plains some 1,091 km. from Tehran in KHORASAN RAZAVI Province. Mountain ranges stretch from the west to the east of this land. The city enjoys a warm climate. Gonabad is one of the ancient cities of Iran, the building of which dates back to the Achaemenian era. This city was a center of conflicts between the Safavid and Ozbekans, when the Safavid first came to power.

In the beginning of the 13th century AH, the Sheibani tribe, opponent to the Qajars, seized the place. So Gonabad suffered severe destruction but was reconstructed later. The historical sites prevailing date back to the 7th century AH.
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Gunabad Jameh Mosque
Gunabad Jameh Mosque
Imamzadeh Sultan Mohammad Abed - Gunabad (Gonabad)
Ashura in Gunabad (Muharram)
Shariat House - Gunabad (Gonabad)
Geisour near Gunabad, Janabaz (Formerly)
Khajeh Bidokht House - Gunabad, Janabaz (Formerly)
Gunabad Jameh Mosque
Gunabad Jameh Mosque
Gunabad Jameh Mosque
Ashura in Gunabad (Muharram)
EXPLORE ATTRACTIONS IN Gonabad
Category: Fire Temples
These fire-temples (Atashkadeh Gonabad or Gonaabaad Fire Temple) located in Geysoor as well as other parts of the township of Gonabad and date back to the Achaemenian period. ... MORE
Category: Mausoleums
The Tomb of Goghatein Geisoor (Ghoqatain-e Geisour) located 72 km. northeast of Gonabad in Geisoor Village. This tomb can be relative to the Mongol era, and is most probably ... MORE
Category: Mausoleums
Soltan Mohammad Ben Heydar Mohammad, reputed as "Soltan Ali Shah" was the famed Gnostic and founder of "Gonabadi" dynasty of Dervishes. He was a scholar of the second half ... MORE
Category: Mausoleums, Shrines
This tomb is located in a city called Kakhak, 24 km. south of Gonabad. This is the tomb of Mohammad Ben Jafar al Sadeq, the uncle of Imam Reza, which was reputedly known ... MORE
Category: Mausoleums, Shrines
This tomb is located 25 km. from Gonabad in the village of Mazar Bimarq. This tomb is in the shape of a tower, which is octagon. The dome of the mausoleum stands 4 m. high ... MORE
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