Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari

  • Iranian nomads in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province

    Iranian nomads in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province

    The photo album depicts some Iranian nomads from Bakhtiari tribes in southwestern Iran; Lordegan County. Shahrekord, Iran. Nov 20, 2020. IRNA/ Maryam Almomen.

  • Autumn beauties of southwestern Iran; Saman County

    Autumn beauties of southwestern Iran; Saman County

    Autumn is the season when nature wears its most fascinating gown consisting of red, gold, orange, purple, brown, and green colours. These beautiful colors can attract every tourist in October, November, and December. What follows are IRNA’s photos of autumn in Saman County in Chahar Mahal and Bakhtiari Province in southwestern Iran. Shahrekord, Iran, October 31, 2020. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Saffron harvest in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province

    Saffron harvest in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province

    Iranian Saffron known as the “red gold”, is a magical ingredient in Persian culture, from aromatic foods and colorful desserts to physical and spiritual medicine. Saffron harvesting in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province has started from late October to mid - November, all regions of the province have the potential for saffron cultivation. Shahrekord, Iran. October 20, 2020, IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Sar Agha Seyed Village in Southwestern Iran

    Sar Agha Seyed Village in Southwestern Iran

    “Sar Agha Seyed” is a village located 45 kilometers northern Kuhrang County of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province, Iran. Its architect is similar to Masuleh of Gilan Province where houses have been built into the mountain with stairway structure. Shahrekord, Iran. October 20, 2020, IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Fish farming in southwestern Iran; Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari Prov.

    Fish farming in southwestern Iran; Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari Prov.

    Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari Province, with an annual production of over 22,000 tons of trout, stands on the first place in Iran with regard to producing coldwater fish. Shahrekord, Iran. August 17, 2020. IRNA/ Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Bakhtiari Tribes wedding ceremony

    Bakhtiari Tribes wedding ceremony

    Wedding ceremony is a beautiful custom of Bakhtiari tribes which is held in the open-air in the heart of nature with breathtaking views. Bakhtiari men and women dance in harmony with songs being played by their traditional musical instruments. Traditional Bakhtiari costumes and dress are one of the attractions of these ceremonies with luminous colors. Shahrekord,Iran. August 16, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • Adventure and Nature Tourism in Southwestern Iran

    Adventure and Nature Tourism in Southwestern Iran

    Adventure travel is a type of niche tourism, involving exploration or travel with a certain degree of risk, and which may require special skills and physical exertion, Do Polan is a village in Mashayekh Rural District, Naghan District, Kiar County, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province. Iran. June 15, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • Harvesting Damask rose in Southwestern Iran

    Harvesting Damask rose in Southwestern Iran

    As the weather gets warm, the fields under Damask rose in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province (Southwestern Iran) are ready for harvest. This year, more than 600 hectares of agricultural land in the province have been planted with roses. Shahrekord, Iran, May 27, IRNA/ Ahmad Riahi.

  • Spring time in Mashayekh District; southwestern Iran

    Spring time in Mashayekh District; southwestern Iran

    Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari's Mashayekh District in springtime has a pristine and wonderful nature that attracts every viewer. Mashayekh Rural District in Naghan District, Kiar County, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province, Iran. May 26, 2020. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari oak jungles

    Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari oak jungles

    Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari Province is covered with oak trees, which in the spring, its greenery gives a special beauty to the scenery. In addition to vegetation, these trees play an important role in controlling soil erosion and flooding.Kouhrang County, Shahrekord, Iran. May 20, 2020. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi.

  • Felt-making; Very old industry in Iran

    Felt-making; Very old industry in Iran

    Felt-making is a very old industry that nobody knows about the date and place of its emergence, but the oldest examples found in Pazyryk Valley belong to the Achaemenid period.Felt is the simplest type of flooring and its production does not require any special device.Felt is a textile material that is produced by matting, condensing and pressing animal hairs together.The main material used in felt is the white, brown, or black sheep wool. However, sometimes a combination of them or some painted wool is used for the background of the textile.The production of a piece of felt usually takes one day, and the felt-workers often work in double-person teams. Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari Province, Western Iran, March 7, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • Migration of birds to Gandoman internatinal Wetland

    Migration of birds to Gandoman internatinal Wetland

    Gandoman international Wetland is regarded as the main aquatic ecosystems in West of Iran, Surrounding this wetland are beautiful meadows providing bush grazing grounds for herds. The Cheroo Mountain Ranges standing at a height of 3.500 m, and spanning a distance of west to south of this wetland brings Casts a glorious reflection of its landscape and beauty in these waters, Shahrekord, Iran, October 22, 2019. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Bakhtiari nomads migration in Iran

    Bakhtiari nomads migration in Iran

    Migration is the term that explains thousands of years of traditional life in the mountain-sides of Zagros. "Malkanon" is the most important life matter of the nomads, In addition, Malkanon reminds the most significant Bakhtiari tribe's piece of music. Malkanon is the ancient historical tradition of Bakhtiari nomads and is the beginning of the nomads' migration. In Bakhtiari culture, "migration" is associated with hardship and effort, and Bakhtiari men and women take the plunge by travel through maintains and rushing rivers, October 22, 2019. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • "Kareh Bas" Waterfall in Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari

    "Kareh Bas" Waterfall in Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari

    "Kareh Bas" Waterfall is located in "Gerdebisheh" region in Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari province, which requires several hours of hiking along the river to reach there, Shahrekord, Oct 6, 2019. IRNA/ : Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi