Sasanian Dynasty Gaur city

Gour,First City of Sassanian Dynasty

Sasanian Dynasty Gaur city Sasanian Dynasty Gaur city :The first city of Sassanian dynasty was built 3 kilometers from where is located in Firuzabad of Shiraz. Ardeshir built this city to declare independence from Parthian government.The ancient city of Gour is completely circular,with a 2 kilometers diameter,a mud wall and a ditch with the width […]

Damqan

Damqan, a silk road city, attractions

Damqan, a silk road city, attractions Damqan a city in Semnan province is one of the old cities of Iran. The oldest mosque in Iran is in this city which was a fire temple and after Arab conquer they turned it into a mosque. This building is a perfect model of early Islamic mosques, inspired […]