Yalda Night (Shab-e Chelleh)

Yalda Night: The Longest And Darkest Night Of The Year These days, Christian countries around the world are getting ready for Christmas. All streets, stores and houses are decorated with lights for this festive season. You hear Christmas songs everywhere … Read More

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Persian Calligraphy: The glorious art of Iranian

Persian Calligraphy; One of the most revered arts throughout history of Iran The art of calligraphy is one of the reputable and famous arts in Iran. The glorious art of calligraphy and its numerous decorations have always been praised by … Read More

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The Persian Calendar (Solar Hijri Calendar)

Officially used in Iran and Afghanistan, the Solar Hijri calendar is one of the world’s most accurate calendar systems. It is also known as Persian Calendar, Iranian Calendar, and SH Calendar. The Solar Hijri calendar is not to be confused … Read More

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Solo Female Travel In Iran

We have a lot of emails from women travelers who like travel alone, Always they start with these questions: Is it safe to travel to Iran as a solo female? Women in Iran have safety? How is the women’s situation … Read More

Iranian Architecture

The Simplicity of Iranian Architecture’s Complex Geometry

Iran’s geography consists largely of a central desert plateau, surrounded by mountain ranges. Due to the country being mostly covered by earth, sand, and rock, Iranian architecture makes fantastic use of brick or adobe elements. Most of the buildings seen … Read More

Iranian Peoples

Iranian Peoples

The Iranian peoples are a collection of ethnic groups defined by their usage of Iranian languages and discernable descent from ancient Iranian peoples. The Iranian peoples live chiefly in the Middle East, Central Asia, the Caucasus, and parts of the … Read More