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Iran Destination is a well-operated tour operator in Iran which makes your travel to Iran easy. We suggest you to have a look on our  Iran Tourism Packages.  Our Iran Travel Agency is ready to help you to travel to Iran. Following, read about Cyrus the Great; Founder of Achaemenid Empire.

Cyrus the great was the founder and father of Achaemenid Empire. Finally, he defeated Mads and expanded his territories beyond countries. He owned nearly on 45 percent of the world. Furthermore, he also conquered some countries and cities such as Babel and then freed Jews from prisons. Cylinder of human rights which has been written by Cyrus is kept in New York city.

Tomb of Cyrus the Great

Tomb of Cyrus the Great

However, after  accepting Islam in Iran, one of the famous names given to the dome is Mother of Salomon.  During different invasions, several and various names were given to the dome of Cyrus. Interestingly, some people believed that the stones of dome could not be pushed and pulled by human beings and Solomon used to move them by ghosts and demons. In different times, many people believed that the tomb is the burial ground of mother of Solomon.

pasargadae during traditional sports of iran tour

pasargadae

However, Cyrus the great‘s grave dome was built by himself as the king that dates back to 2600 years ago, but there are different stories about the time and date of construction. The most important one says that he built the mysterious dome between Pasargadae palaces and gardens. However, Pasargadae was the most beautiful city in the world during Achaemenid empire which  later was destroyed by Alexander. It said that Cyrus the great died in 530 B.C and his tomb was protected by soldiers at the time.

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