Khaf

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  • Khaf 2022-05-18 20:00

    European tourists visit northeast Iran

    TEHRAN – Following a two-year suspension resulting from COVID-19 restrictions, the first group of European sightseers visited the Khaf county of Khorasan Razavi province, northeast Iran, Khaf’s tourism chief said on Wednesday.

  • Three historical windmills restored for tourism 2021-10-20 19:00

    Three historical windmills restored for tourism

    TEHRAN - Three historical Asbads (windmills) have recently been restored in the khaf county of Khorasan Razavi province to attract travelers.

  • The story of how ancient Iranians harnessed the power of wind 2021-09-11 18:59

    By Afshin Majlesi

    The story of how ancient Iranians harnessed the power of wind

    TEHRAN- The wind has been powering our world for thousands of years. Mankind harnessed it as a form of energy to propel boats as early as 5,000 BC. Later, simple wind-powered water pumps were used in China, and windmills made of woven-reed blades started grinding grain in Iran.

  • Photo exhibit features ancient Iranian windmills 2021-03-06 22:38

    Photo exhibit features ancient Iranian windmills

    TEHRAN – A photo exhibition, featuring arrays of ancient Iranian windmills, is currently underway at Khorasan Great Museum, which is located in the holy city of Mashhad, northeast of the country.

  • Iranian windmills one step closer to UNESCO status 2020-04-29 23:00

    Iranian windmills one step closer to UNESCO status

    TEHRAN – Iran is further moving towards inscribing its ancient windmills on the UNESCO World Heritage list as the country has recently completed their documentation as a preliminary stage.