Sanandaj

  • Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque; Tourist attraction in western Iran

    Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque; Tourist attraction in western Iran

    Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque or Jameh Mosque of Sananda dates back to the Qajar dynasty. Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque is one of the most valuable mosques in Kordestan province - western Iran- in terms of architecture and decorations. The beautiful inscriptions of the mosque on marble and the carvings of flowers and plants in their margins are among the unique carvings of this historical monument. Sanandaj, Kordestan Province. June 29, 2020. IRNA/ Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Migratory Storks lay eggs in western Iran, Zrebar Lake

    Migratory Storks lay eggs in western Iran, Zrebar Lake

    Zrebar Lake is situated in the Iranian province of Kordestan west of Marivan. It is 5 km long and a maximum of 1.6 km wide. The villages around this lake in Marivan are a safe and calm place for migratory storks to lay eggs. Sanandaj, Iran, June 6, 2020. IRNA/ Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Extraordinary beauty of Arghavan Valley in Iran

    Extraordinary beauty of Arghavan Valley in Iran

    The photo album shows the outstanding beauty of Arghavan Valley that is located in the Iranian city of Sanandaj, Kordestan Province. April 28, IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Sanandaj to host World Wrestling Clubs Cup

    Sanandaj to host World Wrestling Clubs Cup

    Sanandaj, April 26, IRNA – The head of the Wrestling Federation of Iran in a letter to the governor of Kordestan Province informed him that Sanandaj, the provincial capital of Kordestan province, has been confirmed as the host of the World Wrestling Clubs Cup for Greco-Roman style.

  • Beauties of spring in western Iran on the slopes of Mount Shaho

    Beauties of spring in western Iran on the slopes of Mount Shaho

    Kordestan Province with an average altitude of two thousand meters above sea level is one of the highest provinces in Iran.Shaho is a mountain of the central Zagros Mountains range. It is located between cities of Kamyaran, Sarv Abad, Marivan, Nodeshe, Nawsoud, Paveh, Javanroud, Rawansar in Kordestan province and Kermanshah Province, western Iran.. April 21, 2020. IRNA/Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Closure of tourist attractions of Sanandaj in western Iran during coronavirus epidemic

    Closure of tourist attractions of Sanandaj in western Iran during coronavirus epidemic

    Historic and tourist attractions of Sanandaj - in western Iran-, at the time of coronavirus outbreak, have been closed to prevent the disease outbreak. Sanandaj, Kurdestan Province, March 27, 2020, IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezrnian.

  • Snowy day in Western Iran

    Snowy day in Western Iran

    Snowfall has brought joy to the residents of Sanandaj and Kermanshah western cities in Iran, some citizens amusing themselves with snowball exchanges targeting one another and taking selfies in the snow. Kermanshah and Sanandaj , Iran. Feb 1, IRNA/Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Iranian short film "Slaughter" wins Parma Festival award

    Iranian short film "Slaughter" wins Parma Festival award

    Sanandaj, Sept 30, IRNA – Iranian short film ‘Slaughter’ won the Best Screenplay Award of the 7th Parma Film and Music Festival in Italy.