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34 incredibly beautiful reasons to visit Iran - 12/02/2016 Fun
By Barry Neild, CNN (CNN)With international sanctions on their way out, the world is running out of excuses not to visit Iran. One look at this colle...View Details»

Timeline of Iranian History from Ancient Persia to the Islamic Republi... 24/09/2015 History
Dynasty, Ruler or Event Begin End Birth of Zoroaster Sometime between 10th and 7th century BCE Achaemenian Dynasty Cyrus the Great 559 BCE 530 BCE F...View Details»

Looking for Ethnicity in Iran... 17/02/2015 Culture
A lecture in English by Rasmus Christian Elling, Copenhagen University. Part of the UCLA CNES and Program of Iranian Studies Bilingual Lecture Series....View Details»

The Ottoman Garden of Eight Paradises: Idris Bitlisi's Persian History... 06/11/2013 History
The Ottoman Garden of Eight Paradises: Idris Bitlisi's Persian History Eurasian Empires Seminar Series Lecture by Ali Anooshahr, UC Davis Wednesda...View Details»

Negareh: Tabriz Rug.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
A picturial Tabriz Carpet with images of some Iranian notables such as,Shah Ismail, Anoushirvan, Nader Shah, Shah Abbas, etc. The Tabriz Rug is a famo...View Details»

Negareh: Safavid Shah Ismaiil Helmet.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Safavid king Shah Ismaiil's Helmet sits on his armor.He captured Tabriz in 1501 and proclaimed himself shah of Iran, bringing the whole country and po...View Details»

Negareh: Safavid Shah Tahmasp Shahnameh Ferdowsi.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
A fine page of Shahnameh of Ferdowsi dedicated to Shah Tahmasp, the second king of the Safavid Dynasty. It's the result of artwork by best artists of ...View Details»

Negareh: Safavid Chehelsotoon Isfahan Shah Ismail Sheybak Khan 01/01/2012 Media
Chehelsotoon Palace of Isfahan: A well preserved Safavid painting shows the battle of Marv, in 1510 in which Shah Ismail defeated the Uzbek army head...View Details»

Negareh: Baku Shah Ismail Safavi Statue.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Shah Ismail Safavi's Statue in Baku. The Azerbaijan Republic is capitalizing on many of its historical and cultural icons of Iranian origin such as ki...View Details»

Negareh: Shah Ismail Safavi Portrait.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Shah Ismail Safavi's Portrait. Shah Ismail was king of Iran (1501-1524) and founder of the Safavid Dynasty. His father was Sheikh Heydar and his mothe...View Details»