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 of Achaemenid Empire. Finally, he defeated Mads and expanded his territories. He owned nearly on 44.5 percent of the world. He also conquered some countries and cities of west like Babel and 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 names were given to the dome of Cyrus. The people believed that the stones of dome could not be pushed and pulled by humans and Solomon used to move them by ghosts and elves. In different times, many people believed that this place is the burial ground of mother of Solomon.

pasargadae during traditional sports of iran tour


Cyrus the great’s grave dome was built by himself that dates back to 2500 years ago, but there are different stories about the time of construction. The most important one says that he built his dome between Pasargadae palaces and gardens. However, Pasargadae was the most beautiful city in the world during Achaemenid empire which was destroyed by Alexander. Cyrus the great died in 529 B.C and His dome was protected by soldiers.

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