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Religious Ceremony of Carpet Washing Held in Central Iran

The Carpet Washing Ceremony, one of the religious ceremonies of Shiite Muslims, is annually held in Mashhad-e Ardehal, near the central city of...
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Traditional Wedding in Iran’s Bandar Torkaman

People in Bandar Torkaman, a city in Golestan province, 400km (249 miles) north of the Iranian capital of Tehran, celebrate their weddings based on...
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Nomads in Northeastern Iran Start New School Year

Iranian nomads of Amir Abad village in Kalat County, northeast of Iran, rang in the new school year in their tribal schools. Here are Mizan’s...
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Traditional Wedding in Tribal Regions of Iran’s Northern Khorasan

Tribes in North Khorasan, a province located in northeastern Iran, have their own centuries-old customs and traditions to celebrate wedding ceremonies.    
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A Weird Village with Absolutely No Sign of Modernity

Ista is the name of a village in Iran's Taleqan County, Alborz Province, where people have abandoned modernity and live a simple life.
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Traditional Wedding Ceremony in Northeastern Iranian Tribe

The wedding ceremonies of Kurmanj nomads are always full of colours and happiness, and these are part of their intangible heritage. Every November, because of...
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Women’s Key Role in Iran’s Shahsevan Tribe

Hectic women of Shahsevan nomadic tribes play key roles in the economic life of their community, which is usually hosted by Sabalan outskirts during...
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The Turkoman Horse

The Turkmen or Turkoman horse, the most beautiful horse native to Iran, is bred in Turkmen Sahra region, in the northeast of Iran near...

“Chador Shab” Weaving in Northern Iranian Village

Qassemabad village in Roodsar County, Gilan Province, is internationally known for its traditional costumes. However, the Chador Shab, a kind of homemade outer garment...
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Isfahan’s Assarkhaneh Shahi

Constructed during the reign of Shah Abbas I of the Safavid dynasty, Isfahan’s historical oil-extracting house Assarkhaneh Shahi is one of the most important cultural, social and historical monuments of the ancient city.

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