Journal of
Languages and Culture

  • Abbreviation: J. Lang. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6540
  • DOI: 10.5897/JLC
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 130


Architectural background of Kerman

  Leily Iranmanesh
  Sama Technical and Vocational Training School, Islamic Azad University, Kerman Branch, Kerman, Iran  
Email: [email protected]

  •  Accepted: 14 December 2010
  •  Published: 30 March 2011



This text is an effort to describe the Kerman architectural history since initialization till now, which refers to the placement of the city and its history since the architecture is affected by historical conditions. We describe the history of the city briefly and later classify the effective factors on the shape of ancient architecture and finally discuss the present condition and the kind of behavior with the Kerman historical monuments.


Key words: Architecture, Kerman, traditional architecture.