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Police seize Iron-Age relics in northern Iran...
msn.com 25/04/2020 History
TEHRAN - Iranian authorities have recently confiscated tens of relics from a gang of illegal diggers and smugglers in northern Iran. The objects are e...View Details»

On World Poetry Day, Some Verses Straight From Persia’s Heart ...
globalvoices.org 21/03/2018 Arts
How might someone in Tajikistan, the only Persian-speaking republic in the former Soviet Union, describe a beautiful and lively night spent in the co...View Details»

Iran Nushabad Underground City ...
atlasobscura.com 01/11/2017 History
A 1,500-year-old, 3-story subterranean city where ancient Persians took refuge in times of war. Just north of Kashan, in the small town of Nushabad, ...View Details»

Palaces of Ancient Persia Were Built with 'Fire Temple' Wood...
livescience.com 28/02/2017 History
By Charles Q. Choi, Live Science Contributor | February 27, 2017 *** Here, ruins of a Zoroastrian fire temple in Esfahan, Iran. Credit: aaabbbccc/Shu...View Details»

These illustrated Persian manuscripts depict the highs and lows of lov...
scroll.in 21/02/2017 Arts
Be it platonic adoration, romantic affection or star-crossed disappointment, Persian poetry has something to say about it all. For anyone inspired by...View Details»

Persia Strikes Back! New Iranian Novel Set to Rival the 300 Spartans E...
sputniknews.com 20/12/2016 Arts
A new novel that recently hit the bookshelves in Iran is meant to prove that the story of 300 Spartans is far from the only time when a small band of ...View Details»

Why Is Modern Iran So Sensitive to Treason? Ancient History....
thediplomat.com 10/08/2016 History
Most countries don’t tolerate traitors, but Iran is particularly sensitive. Akhi 18 By Akhilesh Pillalamarri August 09, 2016 Any country would be ...View Details»

In pictures: Eight and ninth century stories of the Persian hero Rusta...
scroll.in 05/06/2016 Arts
by Ursula Sims-Williams Published Yesterday · 07:30 pm. Tales of the holy warrior and his trusty steed, Rakhsh were immortalised by the 10th-centur...View Details»

Tehran Museum Exhibition Celebrates Return of 2,500 Yr Old Seals From ...
sputniknews.com 20/05/2016 History
A collection of rare Persian seals dating back to the eighth century BC have been returned to Tehran after they were smuggled to the US in 2002. A col...View Details»

ISAW Photography Exhibition Explores Persia's Past, 10/22...
nyu.edu 10/10/2015 History
*** Naser al-Din Shah Qajar and Two of His Wives Reza `Akkasbashi Albumen print, ca. 1880 Kimia Foundation The Eye of the Shah: Qajar Court Photograph...View Details»


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