ancient city

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  • Centuries-old Quran manuscripts restored 2018-12-03 21:21

    Centuries-old Quran manuscripts restored

    TEHRAN – Centuries-old manuscripts of the holy Quran have recently been rehabilitated with the efforts of Kordestan province’s cultural heritage department, CHTN reported.

  • Iranian-German team studying prehistoric climate of Iran 2018-12-01 22:42

    Iranian-German team studying prehistoric climate of Iran

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian and German researchers has commenced a survey in the plain of Varamin, Tehran province, to uncover clues about Iran’s climate in the prehistoric times, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • 5500-year-old human skeleton on show 2018-11-15 10:47

    5500-year-old human skeleton on show

    TEHRAN – A human skeleton, which dates from some 5,500 years ago, has been put on show at the museum of archaeology in the city of Neyshabur, northeast Iran.

  • Iran’s “city of the mouthless” to get more attention! 2018-08-09 09:38

    Iran’s “city of the mouthless” to get more attention!

    TEHRAN – Shahr-e Yeri, a unique archaeological site in northwest Iran, is set to be turned into a national heritage base, a privilege that may bring more attention to the ancient city sometimes referred to as the “city of the mouthless”.

  •  Ancient mosque unearthed in southwest Iran 2018-08-02 10:30

     Ancient mosque unearthed in southwest Iran

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archaeologists have recently unearthed parts of an ancient mosque in Arjan, a historical region in the southwestern Khuzestan province.

  • Ascending to Qaleh Babak challenging but rewarding 2018-06-24 11:28

    Ascending to Qaleh Babak challenging but rewarding

    TEHRAN – Qaleh Babak is a ruined fortress nested atop a pick in northwest Iran. Ascending the mount to set foot on the ancient fort seems somewhat arduous for many visitors but in most cases proves to be a considerable and gratifying experience.

  • Traces of ancient smelting discovered in northwest Iran 2018-06-19 10:09

    Traces of ancient smelting discovered in northwest Iran  

    TEHRAN – A team of archaeologists and researchers has recently found remnants of ancient metal smelting across two villages in northwest Iran.