Sheikh Safi, whose shrine is located in Ardebil, was an eminent leader of the Safavid dynasty. In Safavid period, this tomb was ornamented for so many times with participation of great masters that it is still one of the historical and cultural glories of Iranian architecture after several centuries. A unique feature of this monument is that it contains dozens of innovative works in various concepts of artistic fields such as the best tile works, stucco work, elegant inscriptions, works of great calligraphers of the Safavid period, silver and gilded works and precious painting and inlays.
Due to its architectural design and the collection of mentioned arts, it is considered as a distinctive and prominent historical building that Uppersia team suggest you to discover this magnificent tombs where was registered on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2010.
|Sheikh Safi shrine is located in Ardebil|