ABOUT IRAN

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General

General Information
General Information
Persia, is one of the centers of ancient human civilization. The name Iran comes from the word Aryanam, meaning "Land of the Aryans". Sited on the hinge between the Mediterranean world, Central Asia, and the Middle East, Iran has taken several turns as a
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Random Facts about Iran
Random Facts about Iran
In Persian, the word Iran means “Land of the Aryans”. Iran is one of the world’s oldest continuous civilizations, with settlements dating back to 4000 B.C. Approximately 70% of Iran’s population is under the age of 30. Iranians have woven beautiful rugs
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Religion
Religion
In the early days, before the emergence of the empire of the Persians and the Medes, the Aryan inhabitants of Iran were polytheists, worshiping, as most other primitive people, natural phenomena such as fire, water, wind, the moon and the sun. However, abo
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Ethnic groups
Ethnic groups
The official language of Iran is Persian (Farsi). Persian is a West Iranian language of the Indo-European family of languages and is spoken in those parts of Iran where the Fars people, Persians, dwell, as well as in the Republic of Tajikistan. Tehran, Isf
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UNESCO sites in Iran
UNESCO sites in Iran
There're 19 world heritage sites in Iran, that is 1,6% of all the world heritage sites. There're 51 sites submitted on the tentative list.
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Tehran international Exhibitions list in 2017-2018
Tehran international Exhibitions list in 2017-2018
Tehran international exhibitions 2017
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Best Skiing Opportunity in Iran
Best Skiing Opportunity in Iran
Iran is quite a different country in the region when it comes to the possibilities of skiing in The Middle East! There are lots of huge mountains with high peaks and appropriate slopes for different types of skiing.
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Art

Art
Art
Persia, one of the oldest countries in the world, and one of the earliest civilizations in the history of art, occupies the Persian plateau, bounded by the Elburz and Baluchistan mountains in the north and east. In ancient times, during the first Millenniu
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The Art of Minakari
The Art of Minakari
The art of Minakari or Enamelling is called miniature of fire as well as the decoration of metal and tile with mina glaze. Minakari or Enamelling is the art of painting, colouring and ornamenting the surface of metals by fusing over it brilliant colours th
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Cinema of Iran

Cinema of Iran
Cinema of Iran
The Cinema of Iran or Cinema of Persia refers to the cinema and film industries in Iran which produce a variety of commercial films annually. Iranian art films have garnered international fame and now enjoy a global following.
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Great Iranian films
Great Iranian films
Best persian movies I have ever seen
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Actor and Actress
Actor and Actress
The Best of Actors and Actress in Iran
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History

History of Iran in Brief
History of Iran in Brief
Once a major empire of superpower proportions, having conquered far and wide, Iran has endured invasions too, by Greeks, Arabs, Turks, and Mongols. Iran has continually reasserted its national identity throughout the centuries and has developed as a distin
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What is the Silk Road?
What is the Silk Road?
The Silk Road - the main trade route connecting Asia to Europe - was dotted with caravanserai hosting merchants and pilgrims. Caravanserais provided accommodation, security, food and amenities for travelers, their servants, merchandise and animals (usually
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Persian Literature and Poetry

Poetry
Poetry
بنی آدم اعضای یکدیگرند که در آفرینش ز یک گوهرند
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Saadi
Saadi
The best loved by God are those that are rich, yet have the humility of the poor, and those that are poor and have the magnanimity of the rich. (Saadi)
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Ferdowsi
Ferdowsi
Ferdowsi was born into a family of Iranian landowners (dehqans) in 940 in the village of Paj, near the city of Tus, in the Khorasan region of the Samanid Empire, which is located in the present-day Razavi Khorasan Province of northeastern Iran.
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Iranian Athlete and athletics

Iran at the 2016 Summer Olympics
Iran at the 2016 Summer Olympics
Iran is scheduled to compete at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, from 5 to 21 August 2016. Since the nation has made its debut in 1948, Iranian athletes have participated in every Summer Olympic Games
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Culture

Ancient Persian Festivals
Ancient Persian Festivals
Iranians created many feasts and celebrations to pay homage to many deities and they are mostly farming festivals.
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Nowruz
Nowruz
Nowruz (from Persian: نوروز‎‎, literally "[The] New Day") is the name of the Iranian peoples New Year[29] also known as Persian or Kurdish New Year,[30][31] celebrated by mostly Iranian peoples worldwide as the beginning of the new year. It has been celebr
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Haft-Seen
Haft-Seen
HAFTSEEN, otherwise known as Haft Seen (Persian: هفت‌سین‎‎, the seven seen's) is a tabletop arrangement of seven symbolic items traditionally displayed at Nowruz, the Persian new year. The haft seen table includes seven items all starting with the letter s
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Chaharshanbe Suri
Chaharshanbe Suri
Chahārshanbeh Suri (Persian: چهارشنبه ‌سوری Chahārshanbeh Suri‎‎, Kurdish: Cwarsheme Kulle‎, Azerbaijani: آخیر چارشنبه Axır Çərşənbə) is a fire jumping festival celebrated by Iranian peoples such as Persian people, Azerbaijani people and Kurdish people and
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Tehran History Museums
Tehran History Museums
Tehran is a young capital for such an ancient country. In the Middles ages, it was just a small settlement by comparison with thethen historic capital and University city of Rey. Tehran only came to prominence for the first time in 1759 as a result of its
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Mehregan - Fall Festival
Mehregan - Fall Festival
Mehrgan (Persian: Mehregān‎‎ or Jaŝne Mehregān Jaŝne Mehregān Mehr Festival) is a Zoroastrian and Persian (Iranian) festival celebrated since the Zoroaster era to honor the Yazata of "Mehr" (Persian: Mehr‎‎), which is responsible for friendship, affection
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Yalda Festival or Shab e Cheleh - The Night of the Fortieth
Yalda Festival or Shab e Cheleh - The Night of the Fortieth
Iranians around the world celebrate Yalda, which is one of the most ancient Persian festivals. The festival dates back to the time when a majority of Persians were followers of Zoroastrianism prior to the advent of Islam.
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Women in Iran

Head Covering
Head Covering
The following advce comes from author Virginia Maxwell. Females planning a trip to Iran will be preoccupied with four questions: What should I wear?
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Iranian female in olympics 2016 Rio
Iranian female in olympics 2016 Rio
Iran at the 2016 Summer Olympics
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Women in Iran
Women in Iran
Women in Iran discusses the history, contribution, aspects, and roles of women in Iran. Women in Iran have always played fundamental, crucial, and representative roles in the long history of Iran.
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Different types of women in Iran!
Different types of women in Iran!
Such as dentist, veterinarian, mechanic, athletics,artist,...
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Nature and beauties

Iran’s Natl. Botanical Garden: A piece of heaven on earth
Iran’s Natl. Botanical Garden: A piece of heaven on earth
If you are a nature lover and like seeing the world’s whole nature only in three hours, Iran’s Natl. Botanical Garden is a must to see.
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Mount Damavand - Tehran
Mount Damavand - Tehran
It is the highest peak in Iran and the Middle East and the highest volcano in Asia.
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