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Iran houses world's most precious jewelry collection
The Treasury of Iranian National -Royal- Jewels accommodates the world's most precious jewelry collection. The treasury has an interesting histor...
Monday, 05 November 2012
Achaemenid Empire was the largest that ancient world had seen
The Achaemenid Persian empire (550–330 B.C.) was the largest that the ancient world had seen, extending from Anatolia and Egypt across weste...
Saturday, 03 November 2012
October 30, 1998: The martyrdom of Mohammad Hossein Fahmideh, the 13-year old courageous hero
“Our leader is that 12-year old child who with his small heart, far greater than hundreds of our tongues and pens, threw himself under the e...
Monday, 29 October 2012
Akhlamad Waterfall manifests a spectacular sight as it freezes completely over
The Akhlamad Waterfall is located in the province of Razavi Khorasan in northeastern Iran and is a popular tourist excursion. It is 2 kilometers ...
Monday, 22 October 2012
Sarvak prehistoric monuments display engraved figures from all walks of life
Amidst the various mountains standing side by side in Kohkiluyeh and Boyer Ahmad Province, there is a narrow pass or gorge called Soulak or Sarv...
Wednesday, 17 October 2012
October 15, 1982: Ayatollah Ashrafi Esfehani was assassinated
Ayatollah Ataullah Ashrafi Esfahani was born in 1902 in a city near Isfahan. After accomplishing preliminary studies in his hometown and Isfahan, h...
Saturday, 13 October 2012
A very good excuse for skipping Kashan is needed
Delightful oasis city of Kashan just may be one of the unexpected highlights of your trip to Iran Kashan is an old city in the desert of the Isfah...
Wednesday, 10 October 2012
Shadravan, a bridge lost in time
The historic Shadravan Bridge on the Karoon River dates back to the Sassanid era (226-651). It is amazing that after nearly eighteen centuries the ma...
Monday, 08 October 2012
A walk down Valiasr Avenue
Valiasr Avenue is Tehran’s longest avenue that connects its southernmost point to the furthest northern end. It is also considered one of the m...
Saturday, 06 October 2012
Ecbatana, capital of the ancient Median Empire
According to the Histories of the Greek researcher Herodotus of Halicarnassus, Ecbatana was founded by Deioces, the legendary first king of the M...
Wednesday, 03 October 2012
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