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03/22/08

Avicenna tomb in Hamedan draws in many tourists

 

Hamedan, March 22, IRNA - Tomb of Muslim world's greatest physician, Avicenna, in Hamedan Province has these days been hosting large number of Iranian and foreign tourists.

 

The tomb's architecture is adapted from the design of an Islamic era historical monument, the Gonbad Qaboos magnificent masterpiece.

 

The masterpiece was established on millennium of Avicenna by National Monuments Association in 1951.

 

The most attractive part of Avicenna Tomb is Avicenna herbal medicine exhibition.

 

Avicenna left a medical book, Qanoon, (Law) which has been published several times.

 


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Avicenna's position in the world of Islam is similar to that of Aristotle in Greece, or Leonardo Davinci in Renaissance and Goethe in Germany.

 

Avicenna is also known as Sheikhulreiss and Sheikh al-Ateba.
 


 

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