Natural light in traditional architecture of Iran: lessons to remember

@inproceedings{Ahani2011NaturalLI,
  title={Natural light in traditional architecture of Iran: lessons to remember},
  author={Fatemeh Ahani},
  year={2011}
}
Taking into consideration natural light as a key factor in visual perception of the world, traditional architects, as skillful hunters of this phenomenon, always utilized it with regard to general principles of Iranian architecture. Notions such as hierarchy, centrality, balance, unity, which all of them are engendered by symbolic aspects of light as the most direct representative of sun, sky, heaven, truth and especially an omnipresent God; Consequently one can observe several elements or… CONTINUE READING

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