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  • Sales of Gorgan tribal festival jump 70 percent yr/yr 2019-11-17 19:43

    Sales of Gorgan tribal festival jump 70 percent yr/yr

    TEHRAN – Sales of handicrafts, souvenirs and foodstuff in an annual nomadic festival in the city of Gorgan, northern Golestan province, rose 70 percent from a year earlier, a provincial tourism official has said.

  • Foreign ambassadors, diplomats invited to tribes festival Tourism Desk 2019-11-11 18:16

    Foreign ambassadors, diplomats invited to tribes festival

    TEHRAN – A number of foreign ambassadors, diplomats, as well as cultural and economic attaches have been invited to attend a regional nomadic festival, which opens today in Iran’s northern Golestan province.

  • Khorramabad festival featuring tribal lifestyle, crafts and arts 2019-11-09 19:24

    Khorramabad festival featuring tribal lifestyle, crafts and arts

    TEHRAN – Various lifestyle, rituals, crafts and arts of Iranian tribespeople and nomads are under spotlight in a five-day exhibition, which is underway in Khorramabad, the capital of western Lorestan province.

  • People tour Falak-ol-Aflak fortress, which dominates Khorramabad, the capital of Iran’s Lorestan province. 2019-10-14 18:24

    Khorramabad festival to feature tribal lifestyle, rituals, crafts and arts

    TEHRAN – A major festival, intended to turn the spotlight on the lifestyle, rituals, crafts and arts of various tribes and nomadic people across Iran, is scheduled to be held in Khorramabad, the capital of Lorestan province, from October 30 to November 2.

  • 32nd national crafts exhibit opens today in Tehran 2019-08-24 20:40

    32nd national crafts exhibit opens today in Tehran 

    TEHRAN – Crafters and artisans from every corner of Iran are scheduled to promote skills in the 32nd national crafts exhibition, which opens today at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground, Mehr reported.

  • Yazd festival offering local Iranian dishes 2019-08-04 19:36

    Yazd festival offering local Iranian dishes

    TEHRAN – A wide variety of dishes, indigenous to many corners of Iran, are being offered to visitors under one roof in the city of Yazd, central Iran.

  • Exquisite Qashqai rugs to be unveiled at Tehran museum 2019-07-22 17:41

    Exquisite Qashqai rugs to be unveiled at Tehran museum

    TEHRAN – Four exquisite Qashqai rugs, handwoven by Iranian tribespeople, will be unveiled today at the Carpet Museum of Iran in downtown Tehran.

  • From labyrinthine bazaars to nomadic landscapes: Feel Iran on walking tours 2019-07-19 19:21

    From labyrinthine bazaars to nomadic landscapes: Feel Iran on walking tours

    To offer tourists with new experiences and fresh points of view, a number of tour operators have developed a range of creative “off-the-beaten-track” tours and activities in Iran, in order to explore new tastes of the ancient land, ISNA reported in a recent article.

  • nomads 2019-07-10 11:03

    Mobile health centers for nomads to increase

    TEHRAN- The number of mobile health centers for nomads will be increased, announced Deputy Health Minister Alireza Raisi. 

  • Over 4 million visit Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad in a year 2019-07-08 22:18

    Over 4 million visit Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad in a year

    TEHRAN – Over four million people, mostly domestic travelers, toured Iran’s Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad province during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), MP Qolam-Mohammad Zarei, who represents the southwestern province, said on Monday.

  • Exhibit to explore ethno-culture of nomadic life in southwest Iran 2019-07-06 20:23

    Exhibit to explore ethno-culture of nomadic life in southwest Iran

    TEHRAN – A festival featuring nomadic life, traditions, arts, handicrafts and souvenirs is to open today in Yasuj, the capital of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad province, southwest Iran.

  • Iranian nomads attend festival in Kazakhstan 2019-07-01 19:51

    Iranian nomads attend festival in Kazakhstan

    TEHRAN – A number of Iranian nomads, who are natives of Golestan province, promoted traditions, skills and arts at Koshpendiler Alemi, a festival of ethno-culture of nomads, held in Kazakhstan.

  • 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.