This is a place of a complex called The Zandiye! I soon realised that I have been spoilt in becoming so familiar with the mosques in Esfahan and not realising how amazing they are. Posted in Iran-Go and visit! The word soon got out to the other classes that somebody had brought a Playboy magazine to the school. December 15, Last Updated: In the s bathhouses became more common, as well as showers. They were usually built next to each other.
Chardin confirms this IV, p.
Iran's bathhouses washing away with time – in pictures
The ancient frigidarium cold room plays no part in the Oriental steam bath, which also does not include the unroofed cold swimming pool of antiquity. Chardin, Voyages10 vols. This dressing room opened into the tepidarium through a doorway set in one corner, so that it was difficult to catch a glimpse from one room to another. Social role of bathhouses. I was never very comfortable in places that have only women customers. Clubbing and bazaar happenings in the car park. There were masseurs, barbers who often doubled-up as dentists, circumcisers, blood-letters, exfoliators, henna and hair removal specialists.