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Qazvin Day (PHOTOS)

Some old professions have been revived at Sa'd al-Saltaneh Caravanserai to mark Qazvin Day.
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Kerman Bazaar in southern Iran (PHOTOS)

Different sections of the ancient bazaar were constructed during the reign of different rulers of the city.
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Maragheh Temple in northwestern Iran (PHOTOS)

The temple which dates back to the Parthian era was the largest Zoroastrian place of worship during that period.
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Tabatabaei House in central Iran (PHOTOS)

The house which is an architectural masterpiece was built in 1835.
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Windmills, an original Iranian experience in construction of industrial structures

The widespread availability of wind has made it possible for all to use windmills.
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Society for Iranian Archeology denounces murder of Syrian archeologist

The Society for Iranian Archeology has expressed its deep sorrow for the loss of Khaled Asaad, a guardian of the common heritage of mankind.

The 2,500-plus-year-old town of Darabgerd in southern Iran

The salt dome of Darabgerd is now an unrivalled tourist attraction in Fars Province.
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Navab Bath in Tehran (PHOTOS)

The public bath was constructed below ground level to save energy and tap into groundwater sources.
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Tomb of Bozorgmehr in eastern Iran (PHOTOS)[:fa]The Tomb of Bouzarjomehr Qayeni in eastern Iran...

Photos of the tomb of the great Persian scholar in South Khorasan Province.
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Qaen Mosque in eastern Iran (PHOTOS)

The mosque’s portico graced by murals is the distinguishable part of the 1,000-plus-year-old structure.

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