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  • 9 Isfahan caravanserais nominated for UNESCO inscription 

    9 Isfahan caravanserais nominated for UNESCO inscription 

    Isfahan, IRNA – Documents are ready to nominate 9 historical caravanserais in Isfahan province, in central Iran, in the list of UNESCO World Heritage List, a provincial official says. 

  • Iran's Army wins Int'l army games in Isfahan

    Iran's Army wins Int'l army games in Isfahan

    Isfahan, IRNA – Iranian army wins the sixth edition of the International Army Games held in Iran’s Isfahan city, in the field of "Lords of Weapons".

  • Jameh mosque of Golpaygan; sample of  Iranian-Islamic architecture

    Jameh mosque of Golpaygan; sample of Iranian-Islamic architecture

    Jameh Mosque of Golpayegan is one of the most important historical mosques of the Seljuk Empire and one of the greatest mosques in Iran. According to the construction date, the Iranian-Islamic architecture of this mosque has been an example for building other mosques, especially in areas under Seljuk Dynasty. This mosque is registered in the list of Iran’s national monuments in 1312 with registration number 191. Golpayegan is located 186 kilometers northwest of Isfahan. Isfahan, Iran. , July 17, 2021.IRNA/ Zahra Baghban

  • Ameris' House; traditional & historical monument in Iran's Kashan

    Ameris' House; traditional & historical monument in Iran's Kashan

    The Ameris' House (House of the Ameri family) is a traditional house in Kashan that was built during Zand Dynasty. It was later renovated in the mid 19th century during the Qajar era (1787-1921). The house is one of several large spectacular old houses in the central Kashan. Like the other historic houses around it, it was rebuilt after Kashan was ravaged by massive earthquakes in the 18th century. This historical house has become a public museum in recent years. Kashan, Isfahan Province, Iran. June 7, 2021. IRNA/ Amirreza Ebrahimi Dehkordi.

  • From rose to rose water; in Iran's Kashan

    From rose to rose water; in Iran's Kashan

    Rosewater is created by distilling rose petals with steam. Rosewater is fragrant, and it is sometimes used as a mild natural fragrance as an alternative to chemical-filled perfumes. Rosewater has been used for thousands of years, including in the Middle Ages. It is thought to have originated in what is now Iran. Niasar is a city and capital of Niasar District, in Kashan County, Isfahan Province, Iran. May 4, 2021. IRNA/Hossein Mansouri Far.