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Mehr News Agency - Revitalizing traditional art of making wooden Girih artworks

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Mehr News Agency - Revitalizing traditional art of making wooden Girih artworks

ARAK, Aug. 25 (MNA) – Artists in Markazi province are trying to revive the traditional art of making wooden Girih artworks which has vast applications in different Islamic and Iranian architecture. One of the most eye-catching manifestations of this art is the formation of Orsi, or colorful, windows in different Iranian buildings.

 

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