• Inauguration ceremony of "Resistance Statue", zip line, suspension bridge on Abidar Mountain

    Inauguration ceremony of "Resistance Statue", zip line, suspension bridge on Abidar Mountain

    The inauguration ceremony of zip line and suspension bridge as well as unveiling event for "Resistance Statue" was held in the presence of governors of Iran's Kordestan and Iraq's Sulaymaniyah in Mashaheer Park of Sanandaj, western Iran. May 25, 2021. IRNA/Seyyed Mohsen Pirkhezranian

  • Southwestern city of Khorramshahr liberation anniversary

    Southwestern city of Khorramshahr liberation anniversary

    May 23 which coincides with the third day of the Iranian month of Khordad, as an important date in the country's history, marks the liberation of the city of Khorramshahr, Khouzestan Province, southwestern Iran, from the grip of Ba'athist army. Khorramshahr was liberated on 24 May 1982.

  • Track & field competitions in Iran

    Track & field competitions in Iran

    Arak city hosts 200 athletes from all over Iran that have participated in track and field events. May 23, 2021. IRNA/ Ali Karimi

  • Track & field championship in Arak

    Track & field championship in Arak

    The Track and field championship in the adult category is underway in the presence of 200 athletes from 32 provinces in Imam Khomeini Sports Complex of Arak. Arak, Markazi Province, Iran, May 23, 2021. IRNA

  • ITF World Tennis Tour Juniors 2021 in Iran's Shiraz

    ITF World Tennis Tour Juniors 2021 in Iran's Shiraz

    Internatinal Tennis Federtion (ITF)'s junior tour tennis tournament known as The J4 Shiraz Tournament 2021 was held in Shiraz from 17-22 May 2021. Shiraz, Fars Province, Iran. May 23, 2021. IRNA/Shiva Sadat Attarian.

  • Stained glass exhibition in northwestern Iran, Tabriz

    Stained glass exhibition in northwestern Iran, Tabriz

    Organized by the Mehr-o-Mah ( The Sun and the Moon) Art Gallery, stained glass exhibition opened in Tabriz on Sunday. The gallery exhibited new series of work by two Iranian artists, Shalaleh Aghdam and Maryam Fathollah Zadeh.Tabriz, East Azarbaijan Province, Iran. May 23, 2021. IRNA/Kazem Yousefi.

  • First House of Iranian Stamp Museum opens in Tabriz

    First House of Iranian Stamp Museum opens in Tabriz

    The First House of the Iranian Stamp Museum is opened at Mojtahedis' House in Tabriz, East Azarbaijan province, concurrent with the "Communications Week" and the "Cultural Heritage Week." Tabriz, northwestern Iran. Iran. May 22, 2021. IRNA/Maryam Yousefi

  • Footchal in northern Iran

    Footchal in northern Iran

    Footchal competitions (soccer in paddy field) were held on the occasion of new farming season in Kinchah, Astaneh-ye Ashrafiyeh, Gilan Province, northern Iran. Rasht, Iran, May 22, 2021. IRNA/Mojtaba Mohammadi

  • Int’l Takhti Greco-Roman Wrestling Cup

    Int’l Takhti Greco-Roman Wrestling Cup

    As the series of photos depict, the 41st round of the International Takhti Cup commemorating legendary wrestler late Gholamreza Takhti started at Azadi Sports Complex in Iran today on Wednesday. Gholamreza Takhti (1930-1968) won 1 gold and 2 silver medals at the Olympic Games as well as 2 gold and 2 silver medals at the World Championships, the official website of the United World Wrestling reports. Tehran, Iran, May 19, 2021. IRNA/Ehsan Naderipour

  • Taq-e Bostan in Iran

    Taq-e Bostan in Iran

    Taq-e Bostan, which literally means “arch or the garden”, is a historical site in Kermanshah, western Iran. The arch is carved in stone on a hillside around the 4th century during Sassanid Empire (224–651). Tehran, May 19, 2021. IRNA/ Bahman Zarei

  • U-18 In’l Tennis Tour in Shiraz

    U-18 In’l Tennis Tour in Shiraz

    IRNA – Shiraz – The U-18 International Tennis Tour has started work since May 15 and will be underway until May 22. Some 112 players from 9 countries attended the event. Shiva Sadat Attaran

  • Mideast's biggest glass, hydroponic greenhouse in northwest Iran

    Mideast's biggest glass, hydroponic greenhouse in northwest Iran

    Middle East's biggest glass hydroponic greenhouse is active in planting cucumbers, aubergines, bell peppers and tomatoes in a 130-hectare area. The greenhouse which was inaugurated by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani last year has a production capacity of 700,000 tons a year. The fruits and vegetables are exported from this big greenhouse to regional states including Russia and Azerbaijan. Aras glass greenhouse is among top 10 in the world, Aras FTZ, East Azarbaijan Province, northwest Iran, May 19, 2021. IRNA/Maryam Yousefi

  • Rallies in support of Palestinians’ resistance in Iran

    Rallies in support of Palestinians’ resistance in Iran

    While observing health protocols, people of in different parts or Iran gathered together to show their support for Palestinians’ resistance. May 19, 2021. IRNA/

  • People in south of Iran in a gathering to support Islamic Resistance

    People in south of Iran in a gathering to support Islamic Resistance

    People held a gathering in support of Islamic Resistance movement and in condemnation of Zionist regime of Israel's crimes in Gaza. Bushehr, south of Iran. May 19, 2021. IRNA/Abbas Heidari

  • Kazem Dashi; huge rocky structure in middle of Iran's Urmia Lake

    Kazem Dashi; huge rocky structure in middle of Iran's Urmia Lake

    Kazem Dashi, also known as "Qala Dashi" is a large and historic rock mass in the northwest of Urmia Lake. Kazem Dashi is located in Gurchin Qaleh village, 70 km from Urmia. At different times in history, the site provided a safe haven for the surrounding villagers. Urmia, West Azarbaijan Province, Iran. May 18, 2021. IRNA/ Taha Asgharkhani.

  • Mandaean Baptism ceremony in Karoun River in Iran

    Mandaean Baptism ceremony in Karoun River in Iran

    The photo album depicts the Baptism ceremony of the Sabian Mandaean religious minority that was held by the Karoun River in Ahvaz, Khouzestan Province, southwest of Iran. May 18, 2021. IRNA/ Ali Moaref

  • International Museum Day

    International Museum Day

    Today, International Museum Day, marks an annual celebration for heritage lovers worldwide. The photos depict the museum of Sanandaj, Kordestan Province, western Iran. May 18, 2021. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Wild anemone plain in northeastern Iran

    Wild anemone plain in northeastern Iran

    Recent spring rainfalls have made wild anemone flowers grow in different plains of North Khorasan Province, Northwestern Iran, giving a special image to the province, May 17, 2021. IRNA/ Vahid Khademi

  • Video mapping on Azadi tower sympathizes with oppressed Palestinians

    Video mapping on Azadi tower sympathizes with oppressed Palestinians

    Tehran, IRNA - Projection mapping on Azadi Tower sympathizes with oppressed people of Palestine and Gaza and condemns Zionist regime's aggression. The event was held in the presence of Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi and other officials.

  • Medicinal herbs in northeast Iran

    Medicinal herbs in northeast Iran

    According to provincial officials, a 379-hectare area is allocated to planting different types of medicinal herbs in Ardebil Province in which 500 types of herbs exist. Ardebil, northeast of Iran, May 16, 2021. IRNA/Bahram Nagizadeh

  • Tomb of Ferdowsi in northeastern Iran

    Tomb of Ferdowsi in northeastern Iran

    Tomb of great Iranian epic poet Hakim Abolqassem Ferdowsi, the writer of the influential Persian epic of Shahnameh, is located in the historical city of Tous in the suburb of Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi Province, Northeastern Iran. Mashad, Iran. May 15, 2021. IRNA/Mohsen Bakhshandeh.

  • Marin Village in southwest of Iran

    Marin Village in southwest of Iran

    IRNA – Yasuj - "Marin" is a village located 36km of the north of the city of Gachsaran in southwestern Iran. Thanks to its climatic conditions, its spectacular natural scenery and the resemblance it bears to the world-renown village of Masouleh it has emerged as a tourist attraction in recent years.

  • Worshipers in Tehran stage rally in support of Palestine

    Worshipers in Tehran stage rally in support of Palestine

    Worshipers in Tehran held a rally after Eid al-Fitr prayers to show their support for the oppressed Palestinians. They chanted "Death to America", "Death to Israel" and "God is Great". Representative of the Palestine Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, Khaled al- Qaddumi delivered a speech to participants in the rally, Tehran, Iran, May 13, 2021. IRNA/Amin Jalali

  • Artists' passage in Kish, south of Iran

    Artists' passage in Kish, south of Iran

    Photos show a place where statues of a number of Iranian scholars, artists and poets as well as cultural and scientific figures have been erected since over two decades ago. The collection serves as a tourist attraction in the Persian Gulf island of Kish, south of Iran, May 13, 2021. IRNA

  • Eid al-Fitr prayers across Iran

    Eid al-Fitr prayers across Iran

    Iranians attend Eid al-Fitr prayers in different parts of the country to celebrate arrival of Shawwal and end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, May 13, 2021. IRNA

  • Projection mapping to sympathize with victims of terror attack in Afghanistan

    Projection mapping to sympathize with victims of terror attack in Afghanistan

    Projection mapping was held in Azadi Tower to sympathize with victims of terrorist attack on Afghan school and government. May 12, 2021. IRNA/Nazanin Kazemi Nava

  • Eye-catching spring nature in western Iran

    Eye-catching spring nature in western Iran

    The photo album depicts the spring time of Harsin city, Kermanshah Province, Western Iran. May 11, 2021. IRNA/Abdollah Almasi

  • Eye-catching scenery of Siyahu village

    Eye-catching scenery of Siyahu village

    The album shows beautiful scenery of Siyahu Village, Bandar Abbas, southern Iran. Abbas Abbas, Iran. May 11, 2021. IRNA/Nader Naseri

  • Lost land of corals in Kish Island

    Lost land of corals in Kish Island

    Kish Island – IRNA - Kish Island is geologically an outcrop covered with coral in a way that traces of these reefs can be seen even in the Island's plains. There are coral areas in seven points from northwest to northeast of the island.

  • Tulip flower garden in northwestern Iran

    Tulip flower garden in northwestern Iran

    Sadeq Aghdami, a tasteful citizen of Tabriz,, in the northwestern province of East Azarbaijan, has created a large garden of Tulip flowers in his village located some 36 kilometers from the city, May 10, 2021.