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Ritual
Kolkata Street at Night
Kalipuja
Kalipuja at Kolkata
Rail Journey
Fall in New Jersey
The death of the jellyfish
Flower buds with snow
Village of Pink Worker
Whispered Death
Double Trouble walk about
Soiree
Prayer for Light
The Arctic Pink Secret
Row Houses
Mother and Son
Flowers and bumble-bee
Sochi Marine Station
Shy
Ants on a flower bud
Faces
Fish Eyes
Black sky
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
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Sar Aqa Seyyed : is a village in , in the Central District of Kuhrang County, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province, Iran. At the 2016 census, its population was 2,360, in 308 families Sar Agha Seyyed architecture is unique. The buildings have been built into the mountain and are interconnected. Courtyards and roofs both serve as pedestrian areas similar to streets. Sar Agha Seyyed does not allow any motor vehicles to enter, due to its unique layout. It is the only city in Iran with such a prohibition. However, the small streets and many stairs simply wouldn't make it possible for vehicles to enter. The spectacular architecture of Sar Agha Seyyed is popularly known as "The yard of the building above is the roof of the building below.

TAGS: Building, People, Travel, Village

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Esfahan, Iran
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© Amin Dehghan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
Filed Under: People
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