Parau Cave; Killer Cave

Parau Cave in the Zagros Mountains is the most dangerous cave in the country, claiming the lives of five speleologists already. To walk into Iran’s deepest cave which was first explored by the British and then by the Poles, one … Read More

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Zoroastrian Towers of Silence + History

Zoroastrian Towers of Silence (from Avestan “Daz”, noun-“Dakhma”, meaning “to burn from the Sun”), are circular raised structures traditionally used by followers of the Zoroastrian religion in their rituals surrounding death. Two hilltop towers overlook the Iranian city of Yazd, … Read More

Khorramshahr Jame mosque

Khorramshahr Jame mosque was from the past one of the main centers of  this city in the way that keeps this kind of being the main center, even after the end of the Iran-Iraq war, the complete destruction of the … Read More