Some old professions have been revived at Sa'd al-Saltaneh Caravanserai to mark Qazvin Day.
Although these villagers are said to originally hail from other countries, they are in love with Iran and identify themselves as Iranian only.
Zarif and Salehi were named as heroes at a ceremony to mark National Day of Heroic Culture.
These dolls are environment friendly and carry rich cultural values.
A photo gallery of ceremonies in central Iran where rosewater is extracted and babies are rolled through rose petals to stay immune to disease.
Snapshots of the opening ceremony of the National Festival of Iranian Ethnic Groups which was held in the capital of Kurdistan Province.
A photo gallery of a traditional ritual in west-central Iran.
Snapshots of a Turkmen wedding party in Iran.
A time-honored tradition associated with Nowruz [which means New Day in Farsi] is preparing Haft Seen.
How a chance encounter has helped a villager in southern Iran set up a very lucrative business with a still brighter future ahead.