National heritage


  • اجتماع منتظران ظهور در مسجد جمکران 2019-06-30 20:16

    Birth anniversary of Imam Mahdi (AS) named national heritage

    TEHRAN –Celebration of the birth anniversary of the twelfth and last Shia Imam, Imam Mahdi (AS), at Jamkaran Mosque in the central city of Qom, has been added to the national heritage list, the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts, and Tourism Organization announced on Friday.

  • A miniature painting by Mahmud Farshchian. 2019-02-22 18:48

    Persian miniature added to national heritage list, artists hailed as Living Human Treasures  

    TEHRAN – Persian miniature was registered on the National Intangible Cultural Heritage list as several artists, including miniature master Mahmud Farshchian, were added to the list as Living Human Treasures, the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization announced on Wednesday.

  • yalda 2017-12-18 15:54

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Yalda Night, fun-filled heritage for kids

    Despite modern busy life, the feast of Yalda, which marks the winter solstice, the longest night of the year by one minute, is still held by Iranians with some details mentioned below.

  • Detail showing an embossed Iranian pottery at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London 2017-08-17 13:53

    London museum to hold course on Iran’s national heritage

    TEHRAN – The Victoria and Albert Museum in London is set to hold a short course on the art history of Iran that will take a peek into its rich national heritage from the time of Achaemenid Persian Empire (c. 550-330) to the modern Islamic Republic.

  • Poet Ahmad Shamlu 2016-11-08 09:48

    Poet Ahmad Shamlu’s house placed on national heritage list

    TEHRAN – The house once belonged to the 20th-century Iranian blank verse poet, writer, and journalist Ahmad Shamlu has been inscribed on the national heritage list, a cultural official said on Monday.