Iran Destination, tomb of Esther and Mordechai in Hamedan, Iran

Jewish Myth in Iran: Tomb of Esther and Mordechai

Jew, Jewish, Iran Destination, tomb of Esther and Mordechai, Hamedan The tomb of “Esther and Mordechai”, located in Hamadan; is the second most sacred place for Jewish people after Jerusalem. ‘Mordecai’ and ‘Esther’ were uncle and nephew of the Jew, who, according to the historical texts dates back to the Xerxes I (486 to 466 CE), […]

Nowruz, Persian New Year

What is Nowruz Festival?

Nowruz Festival The thought of celebrating Nowruz roots in ancient history. There is no doubt that Nowruz Festival has a very old history among the various ethnic groups in the world. Aryans, the period of the Prophet Jamshid, is the time of the birth of the New Year celebrations. Mythical and Historical Origins of Nowruz The celebration […]

Things to do in Iran- Persepolis
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gate of all nations, Persepolis

Persepolis

Persepolis Persepolis  was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC). It is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BC. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the ruins of Persepolis a World Heritage Site […]