Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque is one of Isfahan’s best-known historical buildings in its famous Naghsh-e Jahan Square constructed in the Safavid Era. It is a masterpiece of architecture and tilework from the 11th century AH.
The history of golf can be traced back to the early 15th century in Scotland - a sport for royalty and the courtiers. Playing golf was banned from 1457 to 1503 as it was considered a distraction from archery. It did not flourish again until 1546 and has become increasingly popular ever since.
The village of Ruyin, in the northern province of Khorasan, has 800 families living in it. Most of its men earn their living by farming. The women, as per the old tradition of their ancestors dating back to 400 years ago, carry on with their weaving on traditional looms.