Khoy City

  • Shams Tabrizi, mentor of Rumi

    Shams Tabrizi, mentor of Rumi

    Tehran, Sept 28, IRNA – September 28 named the Shams Day in the Iranian calendar commemorates the celebrated thinker Shams Tabrizi. He is known as the spiritual instructor and mentor of the Persian poet Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi (1207-1273).

  • Iran to host 6th Int’l Shams & Rumi confab on Sept 28

    Iran to host 6th Int’l Shams & Rumi confab on Sept 28

    Orumiyeh, Sept 15, IRNA – The 6th International Scientific Conference of Shams and Mawlana is slated to be held in Khoy County, Iran on September 28, 2020.

  • Khoy rail exports value up 20 times

    Khoy rail exports value up 20 times

    Orumiyeh, April 27, IRNA – Director of Razi Railway Customs Office said in the wake of coronavirus outbreak in the region and turning Razi border into Iran’s only exports zone to Turkey and Europe, exports value increased 20 fold.

  • Tourist sites of city of Khoy in western Iran

    Tourist sites of city of Khoy in western Iran

    Khoy in West Azarbaijan province is one of the tourist sites of Iran with a moderate climate. The city of Khoy located 807 km from Tehran. According to the records, Khoy was a branch of the Silk Road connecting the East to the West. The Silk Road used to pass through this city in pre-Islamic ages. Khoy historical bazaar is one of the most beautiful and historical monuments in West Azarbaijan province. Orumiyeh, northwest Iran, October 5, 2019. IRNA/Mehdi Rahnavard.