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  • Saffron harvest in northeast Iran

    Saffron harvest in northeast Iran

    Iranian Saffron known as the “red gold”, saffron is a magical ingredient in Persian culture, from aromatic foods and colorful desserts to the physical and spiritual medicine. The expensive spice has long been a high-demand commodity, Torbat Heidarieh, November 11, IRNA/Ali Hamed Haghdoust. 6125**2050

  • Kouhpa Caravanserai in Kuhpayeh, Iran

    Kouhpa Caravanserai in Kuhpayeh, Iran

    Abbasi's Caravanserai dates back to 400 years ago (Safavid empire ). This Carvansarai was renovated in 2012 with preservation of traditional architecture. The city of Kuhpayeh is located 65 kilometers east of Isfahan. Iran, November 11, 2019. IRNA/Zahra Baghban.

  • Shia-Sunni Unity Week celebrated in Iran's Chabahar

    Shia-Sunni Unity Week celebrated in Iran's Chabahar

    Unity Week marks the auspicious occasion of birthday of Prophet Mohammad (Peace Be Upon Him) observed in the timeframe of one week.The week also covers the difference on birthday date of the Great Prophet (PBUH) surfaced in the books of the Shia leaders and the Sunni leaders. Iran has put forward an initiative to celebrate one week as the Unity Week, Chabahar, Iran, November 11, 2019. IRNA/Rostam Karimi.

  • Iran Women Golf Championship

    Iran Women Golf Championship

    Golf Championships for women over 18 is running in the golf course of Enghelab Sport Complex, Tehran. In this period there are 12 provinces and at the end the top players will be selected to play in the national team camp.Iran, November 11, 2019. IRNA/Amin Jalali.6125

  • Old Iranian folklore musical show at int'l theater festival

    Old Iranian folklore musical show at int'l theater festival

    Khaleh Sooskeh (Aunt Cockroach), a happy musical show inspired by the old Iranian folklore, at the 26th edition of International Children and Young Adults Theater Festival in Hamedan, western Iran, November 10, 2019. IRNA 1483**1416

  • Calligraphy exhibition in Shiraz, southern literary city

    Calligraphy exhibition in Shiraz, southern literary city

    An exhibition of calligraphy is held in Shiraz, city of literature and poem, southern Iran, November 10, 2019. IRNA/Shivasadat Attaran 1483**1416

  • Nature of Mehdishahr in northern Iran

    Nature of Mehdishahr in northern Iran

    The beautiful autumn with thousands of colors in nature catches the eyes of the viewers, Mehdishahr, Semnan, northern Iran, November 10, 2019. IRNA/Sara Khodadadi 1483**1416

  • Iranian Polo Games

    Iranian Polo Games

    The sport of polo, or 'Chogan' as it is known in Iran, has been added to the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage for the country. While polo is played around the world, 'Chogan' is a combination of the game of polo accompanied by music and storyteller. Tehran, Iran, November 9, 2019. IRNA/Nazanin Kazemi Nava **6125**1416

  • Five people die, about 500 injured in northwest Iran earthquake

    Five people die, about 500 injured in northwest Iran earthquake

    At least five people have died and 500 others been injured after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck the northwestern Iran province of East Azarbaijan on Friday, November 9, 2019. IRNA/Kazem Yousefi **6125**1416

  • Delgan, cradle of "roselle" in Iran

    Delgan, cradle of "roselle" in Iran

    Delgan Country is the birthplace of roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa) in southeastern Iran province of Sistan-Baluchestan where 480 tons of sour tea is harvested annually. November 5, 2019. IRNA/Mohammad-Amin Mirbalouchzehi 1483**1424