Sanandaj

  • Zaribar Wetland, safe haven for storks in spring time

    Zaribar Wetland, safe haven for storks in spring time

    Zaribar Wetland, which is among Iran's valuable ecosystems, welcomes annually different domestic, European and American bird species such as storks in spring time, Sanandaj, Kordestan Province, western Iran, April 26, 2021. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Spring nature of Gheshlagh dam in Sanandaj

    Spring nature of Gheshlagh dam in Sanandaj

    The photo album depicts the beauties of the Gheshlagh dam in Sanandaj Province in Western Iran. It is an earth-filled dam 20 kilometers away from the northern part of Sanandaj city called Gheshlagh or Vahdat. This dam was constructed over a river with the same name. Sanandaj Province, Iran, April 19, 2021. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Asef Vaziri Mansion; tourist attraction in western Iran

    Asef Vaziri Mansion; tourist attraction in western Iran

    Asef Vaziri mansion is one of the attractive and historical monuments in Sanandaj which is also called the Kordish House. It is one of the most ancient Houses of Sanandaj dates back to the Safavid era. The mansion was registered in the list of National Heritage Site, and it has been managed by Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts, and Tourism Organization since 1997. Sanandaj, Kordestan Province, Iran. March 31, 2021. IRNA/Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Iranian short film awarded at US Int'l Fest

    Iranian short film awarded at US Int'l Fest

    Sanandaj, March 5, IRNA – 'Stain' short film by 'Shouresh Vakili' won the award of the best movie at the Tryon International Film Festival in the US.

  • Nature of Iran's Kilaneh Village in winter

    Nature of Iran's Kilaneh Village in winter

    The photo album depicts the beautiful winter nature of Kilaneh village in Abidar Rural District, in the Central District of Sanandaj County, Kurdistan Province, Iran. March 2, 2021. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Suspension bridge in Iran

    Suspension bridge in Iran

    The album depicts some picturesque photos of a suspension bridge that is located in Sanandaj city, Iran. The bridge is 320 meters long and 120 cm wide and its height is 88 meters from the bottom of the Abidar Valley. Jan 16, 2020. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Snow blankets Sanandaj; Western Iran

    Snow blankets Sanandaj; Western Iran

    People of Sanandaj wake up with surprise to see snow blanketed the city this morning; Kordestan province, snowfall is rare in Autumn. Sanandaj, Iran. Dec 6, 2020. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Amirtooman Timcheh; Tourist attraction in Bijar, Kordestan province

    Amirtooman Timcheh; Tourist attraction in Bijar, Kordestan province

    Timcheh is a roofed hall in Iranian bazaars comprised of a couple of shops dedicated to the sale of a particular set of items. Amirtooman Timcheh is one of the monuments of the Safavid era and has been restored and restored and repaired in Qajar dynasty. this monument is located on the west side of the traditional and historical bazaar of Bijar city in Kordestan province. Bijar is a county in Kordestan Province in Iran. August 17, 2020. IRNA/ Mosleh Pirkhazranian.

  • Asef Vaziri Mansion in Sanandaj

    Asef Vaziri Mansion in Sanandaj

    Asef Vaziri mansion is one of the attractive and historical monuments in Sanandaj which is also called the Kurdish House. It is one of the oldest Houses of Sanandaj dates back to the Safavid era. The mansion was registered in the list of National Heritage Site, and it has been managed by Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts, and Tourism Organization since 1997. August 15, 2020. IRNA/Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Khosro Abad mansion in Sanandaj

    Khosro Abad mansion in Sanandaj

    The photo album depicts the Khosro Abad mansion in Sanandaj. It is a memorial of the reputed Amanullah Khan. Its construction is related to the beginning of the Qajar era and it was a seat of government. Khosro Abad mansion was ordered to build by Amanullah Khan Ardalan in 1808. It is a historical site in Sanandaj for visitors. Kordestan Province. July 19, 2020. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • 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.