nomads

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  • Subatan highlands, a heaven for hikers, nature lovers and off-road adventurers 2019-06-12 14:53

    Subatan highlands, a heaven for hikers, nature lovers and off-road adventurers

    TEHRAN – Subatan highlands, popularly known as a “heaven” in northwestern Iran, is also a heaven for trekking, hiking and adventurous backpacking trips. It’s also an amazing off-road destination.

  • Iran to establish ecomuseum dedicated to nomadic people 2019-05-11 23:05

    Iran to establish ecomuseum dedicated to nomadic people

    TEHRAN – Tourism officials of Iran’s southwestern Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad province plan to establish an ecomuseum dedicated to the province’s nomadic people and their everyday life.

  • $400m needed for insurance of villagers, nomads: minister 2018-12-09 21:57

    $400m needed for insurance of villagers, nomads: minister

    TEHRAN – The minister of labor, cooperatives and social welfare has called on the Planning and Budget Organization to allocate a total budget of 17 trillion rials (about $400 million) for insurance coverage of the villagers and nomads in the next Iranian calendar year (starting March 21, 2019), Fars reported on Sunday.

  • Nomads armed to protect borders 2018-05-21 03:40

    Nomads armed to protect borders

    TEHRAN – Nosratollah Seif, commander of the Nomad Basij Organization, says his organization has recruited, organized and armed thousands of nomads as part of a plan to protect borders.

  • Tehran hosting rural, nomadic products expo 2018-03-06 09:52

    Tehran hosting rural, nomadic products expo

    TEHRAN – Hundreds of Iranian rural and nomadic people are promoting their everyday life in a vast exhibit, which opened this morning at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds.

  • A nomadic troupe performs an indigenous music in Sistan-Baluchestan province, southeast Iran. 2017-10-25 19:39

    15 Eco-lodges to open in southeast Iran

    TEHRAN – A total of 15 eco-lodges are about to open doors to travelers in Sistan-Baluchestan province, a booming yet untapped tourist destination in southeast Iran.

  • Wedding ceremony or symphony of colors 2017-09-12 09:03

    Symphony of colors in wedding ceremony

    Symphony of colors have always been a key characteristic of Bakhtiari nomads in southwest Iran. The picture shows a Bakhtiari girl holding up a copy of the Holy Quran and a box of traditional sweets for good omen during a wedding ceremony on September 8, 2017. She is encircled with ethnic fellows clad in vivid colorful garments who are adding charm to the ceremony with a traditional performance.

  • An undated photo depicts Turkmen nomads performing a traditional dance at the foot of Gonbad-e Qabus, a UNESCO-inscribed tower in northern Iran. 2017-08-24 13:56

    Northern cities gear up for intl. tribal culture festival

    TEHRAN – The cities of Gorgan and Gonbad-e Kavus in northern Golestan province will successively host the 11th International Festival of Tribes Culture in early September, ISNA reported on Monday.

  • An Iranian nomad weaves a carpet with keeping an eye on a pattern in an undated photo. 2017-08-17 13:54

    Iran handmade carpet expo to open next week

    TEHRAN – The 26th Iran Handmade Carpet Exhibition will open its doors to the public at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on August 23.

  • An Iranian nomad weaves a rug in an undated photo. 2017-07-26 20:40

    Tehran exhibit features handmade tribal rugs

    TEHRAN - An exhibition of exquisite handwoven carpets and pictorial rugs crafted by Iranian nomads is currently underway at the Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex in northern Tehran.

  • Nomadic carpets, textile in limelight at Tehran exhibit 2017-05-05 12:21

    Nomadic carpets, textile in limelight at Tehran exhibit

    TEHRAN – A vast variety of handwoven rugs, carpets, and textile designs by Iranian nomads have been put on show at Imam Khomeini Mosalla in Tehran.

  • Turkmen nomads take part in a wedding ceremony in northern Iran. The upper part of Gonbad-e Qabus, a UNESCO-inscribed tower, is seen in the foreground. 2017-03-20 23:17

    Noruz in snapshot

    Turkmen nomads take part in a wedding ceremony in northern Iran. The upper part of Gonbad-e Qabus, a UNESCO-inscribed tower, is seen in the foreground.

  • A combination photo depicts people visiting the 27th National Crafts Exhibition at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground on February, 17 2017. 2017-02-19 10:02

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Handicrafts, nomadic cuisine warmly welcomed at Tehran exhibit

    TEHRAN – The 27th National Crafts Exhibition has been warmly welcomed in Tehran as the event is expected to strengthen cultural bonds between nomadic traditions and modern urban life.

  • The second exhibition on capabilities of villagers and nomads in Tehran 2017-01-07 08:14

    Villagers, nomads get together at Tehran festival of colors

    TEHRAN — At the second exhibition on capabilities of villagers and nomads in Tehran they have put their handicrafts, agricultural products, traditional and local foods on display.

  • The 1st exhibition on capabilities of villagers and nomads held last Oct. in Tehran.  2017-01-03 17:57

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Villagers, nomads to showcase capabilities at Tehran expo

    TEHRAN — The 2nd exhibition on capabilities of villagers and nomads - featuring their products, innovations and achievements - will open today at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground.

  • Iranian nomads in Arasbaran 2016-05-30 15:37

    Iranian nomads in Arasbaran

    Arasbaran, northwestern Iran, is a mountainous region. Its brilliant history and magnificent natural landscapes are great for ecotourism. Since 1976, UNESCO has registered 72,460 hectares of the region as biosphere reserve. Iranian nomads spend hot days of summer in Arasbaran.