Dolmeh; a delicious traditional food in Iran

Dolmasi; delicious traditional food in Iran

Dolmasi; delicious traditional food in Iran Iran as a great country and old civilization attracts every year thousands of visitors. Among the the wide variety of ran attractions, Iranian traditional foods have a noticeable place. This article aims to introduce you one of the most delicious traditional foods of Iran, Dolmasi. Dolmasi with Different Tastes¬† […]

Iran Olive , Rudbar

Is Iran a Major Producer of Olive?

Is Iran a Major Producer of Olive?   Iran as a major producer of olive is ranked by the International Olive Council as 14th in the world in terms of area under olive cultivation which is about 84,000 hectares and 17th in terms of production. Historical Roots of Olive in Iran! Iran has several geographical […]

Pahlavani - Zurkhaneh - Traditional Sport - Iran

Pahlavani – Zurkhaneh the Traditional Sport of Iran

Phalavani; The Traditional Sport in Iran.   There are several kinds of sports in all over the world with their own particular rules and methods but not strictly mention the morality or ethical issues. Pahlavani is the traditional sport of Iran that take place in a special place called Zurkhaneh¬†known as Persian Yoga and dates […]

Hamadan
Ahvaz

Ahvaz, Iran

Ahvaz Ahvaz (Ahwaz) is a city in the southwest of Iran, and the capital of Khuzestan province. At the 2011 census, its population was 1,112,021 and its built-up area with Sheibani was home to 1,136,989 inhabitants. History:   Ahvaz is the analog of “Avaz” and “Avaja” which appear in Darius’s epigraph. This word appears in […]

Tomb of Esther and Mordechai

Tomb of Esther and Mordechai, Hamedan

Tomb of Esther and Mordechai The Tomb of Esther and Mordechai is located in Hamadan, Iran, and some believed to house the remains of the biblical Queen Esther and her cousin. Mordechai, it is the most important pilgrimage site for Jews in the country. There are the bodies of Ester, wife of Xerxes I, and […]

Kermanshah

Kermanshah, Iran

Kermanshah The capital of Kermanshah Province is located 525 kilometers from Tehran in the western part of Iran. A majority of the population speaks Southern Kurdish. History: The province has a rich Paleolithic heritage. Many caves with Paleolithic remains have been surveyed or excavated there. There are some caves which are located in Bisetoun and […]

Bishapoor

Bishapoor, Kazeroon

Bishapoor Bishapoor,¬† was an ancient city on the ancient road between Persis and Elam in Sasanid Persia. The road linked the Sassanid capitals Estakhr (it is very close to Persepolis) and Ctesiphon. It is located south of modern Faliyan in the Kazerun County of Pars Province, Iran. Bishapur was built near a river crossing and […]

Abarkooh Cypress

Abarkooh Cypress, Yazd

Abarkooh Cypress Abarkooh Cypress , also called the Zoroastrian Sarv, is a Cupressus sempervirens tree in Abarkuh in Yazd Province of Iran. It is protected by the Cultural Heritage Organization of Iran as a national natural monument and is indeed a major tourist attraction with a height of 28 meters and circumference of 18 meters. […]

Hasht Behesht Palace

Hasht Behesht Palace, Isfahan

Hasht Behesht Palace Hasht Behesht meaning “Eight Paradises” is a Safavid era palace in Isfahan, Iran. It was protected by Iran’s Cultural Heritage Organization in 1669. More than forty mansions¬† existed in Isfahan during the rule of Safavids, Hasht Behesht Palace is the only one left today. The shape of the mansion is octagonal with […]