Arak City

  • A day in Iranian teacher’s life

    A day in Iranian teacher’s life

    The photo album depicts a day in an Iranian teacher’s life in the pandemic era (COVID-19). The teacher trains his students via social networking sites. He loves farming and spends his free time in the small garden of his backyard. Today is the Teachers’ Day in the Iranian calendar. The day is celebrated on May 2 on the death anniversary of Morteza Motahari, an Iranian philosopher who was assassinated on the same day. Arak, Markazi Province, May 1, 2020. IRNA/ Ali Karimi

  • Tulip Festival in Arak

    Tulip Festival in Arak

    The 3rd tulip festival started in the Industrial Capital of Iran; Arak and will be held for four weeks, depending on the weather. About 120,000 tulip bulbs were planted last Fall in this 10,000-square-meter green area. Arak, Markazi Province, April 21, 2020. IRNA/Ali Karimi.

  • Commemoration of Martyr Soleimani at Arak Church of the Holy Mesrop

    Commemoration of Martyr Soleimani at Arak Church of the Holy Mesrop

    Lieutenant General Qasem Soleimani, the commander of Quds Force of Iran's IRGC and Abu Mahdi Al-Mohandes, the acting commander of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) were in separate cars at Baghdad airport when the US carried out targeted airstrike to assassinate them on Friday morning. The Commemoration ceremony of Martyr Soleimani was held after the New Year prayer at Arak Church of the Holy Mesrop.