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Contents

• General Information • History • Natural Scenery • Tourism • Social Life of Iranians • Modern Iran before 1979 Revolution • Iran after 1979 Revolution • Art and Iranians • Famous Iranians • Iranians in USA • Persian Words in English Language

General Information

General Information Middle East Europe Asia Africa
General Information
Middle
East
Europe
Asia
Africa

General Information

General Information Middle East is an area which covers parts of west Asia and North East

Middle East is an area which covers parts of west Asia and North East Africa

General Information Caspian Sea Persian Gulf
General Information
Caspian
Sea
Persian
Gulf

General Information

Ancient Name:

Perse, Pars, Persia (Until 1935)

Conventional Name:

Iran (After 1935)

Type of Government:

Republic (Islamic Republic)

Conventional Long Full Name:

Islamic Republic of Iran

Persians (Parsians)

Iranians

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General Information

General Information Iran’s Flag Reference: CIA Facebook

Iran’s Flag

Reference: CIA Facebook

General Information

General Information Iranian Bank Notes
General Information Iranian Bank Notes
General Information Iranian Bank Notes
General Information Iranian Bank Notes

Iranian Bank Notes

General Information

Race Background:

Aria (Arya)

Area: 1.648 million sq km (Slightly Larger than Alaska) Arable Area: about 10 % Population: 68,688,433 (July 2006 est.) Religion: Shi'a Muslim 89%, Sunni Muslim 9%, Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, and Baha'i 2% Literacy (age 15 and over can read and write): more than 80%

Reference: CIA Facebook Wikipedia.org

General Information

Capital:

Tehran

Calendar:

Persian Calendar This year: 1386

Persian New Year:

Official Language:

A Solar Calendar which is more Accurate than Gregorian Clanedar

21 st March

Farsi (Persian)

Reference:

CIA Facebook wikipedia.com

General Information

Arid

General Information Arid Semi Arid Mountains Forests

Semi Arid

General Information Arid Semi Arid Mountains Forests

Mountains

General Information Arid Semi Arid Mountains Forests

Forests

General Information Arid Semi Arid Mountains Forests
General Information Arid Semi Arid Mountains Forests

Brief

History

History

History Zoroaster, Iranian Prophet (1200 B.C.) Reference: Wikipedia.org

Zoroaster, Iranian Prophet (1200 B.C.)

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Wikipedia.org

History Black Sea Mediterranean Sea
History
Black
Sea
Mediterranean
Sea

Achaemenian Empires (3200 BCE – 330 BCE)

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History Cyrus, the Great Old Testament, Ezra Chapter 1 Cyrus king of Persia released God's people

History

History Cyrus, the Great Old Testament, Ezra Chapter 1 Cyrus king of Persia released God's people

Cyrus, the Great

Old Testament, Ezra Chapter 1 Cyrus king of Persia released God's people from their captivity, with license to return and build the temple in Jerusalem: and restored the holy vessels which Nabuchodonosor had taken from them.

Darius, the Great

Old Testament, Ezra Chapter 6 Darius finds the decree of Cyrus in the archives of Achmetha (Hamadan), and directs Tatnai not to disturb the Jews in their work. He also exempts them from tribute, and supplies everything necessary for the offerings. The Temple is finished in the month of Adar, in the sixth year of Darius, and is dedicated with great solemnity.

Achaemenian Empires (3200 BCE – 330 BCE)

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Wikipedia.org

History

History All Nations Gate, Statue of Xerxes the Great, Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital Reference: bia2.com dreamview.net
History All Nations Gate, Statue of Xerxes the Great, Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital Reference: bia2.com dreamview.net

All Nations Gate, Statue of Xerxes the Great, Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital

Reference:

bia2.com

dreamview.net

History

History Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital Reference: bia2.com

Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital

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bia2.com

History

History Apadana, Achaemenian Kings Monument Reference: bia2.com
History Apadana, Achaemenian Kings Monument Reference: bia2.com

Apadana, Achaemenian Kings Monument

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bia2.com

History

History Pasargad, Monument of Cyrus the Great Reference: dreamview.net

Pasargad, Monument of Cyrus the Great

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dreamview.net

History

History Persepolis, Achaemenian Soldiers Reference: bia2.com

Persepolis, Achaemenian Soldiers

Reference:

bia2.com

History

History The First Human Rights Document Ever Made by Darius I King of Persia, Achaemenian Era

The First Human Rights Document Ever Made by Darius I King of Persia, Achaemenian Era

Reference:

Wikipedia.org

History

History The first credible claim for the development of a real postal system comes from Persia

The first credible claim for the development of a real postal system comes from Persia , A Post Station (Chaparkhane), Achaemenian Era

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History Black Sea Mediterranean Sea Indian Ocean
History
Black Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Indian Ocean

The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD)

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History Shapur, King of Persia, The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD) Reference: wikipedia.org
History Shapur, King of Persia, The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD) Reference: wikipedia.org

Shapur, King of Persia, The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD)

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History Ctesiphopn, Sassanid Palace, Now in Iraq Reference: atlastours.net

Ctesiphopn, Sassanid Palace, Now in Iraq

Reference:

atlastours.net

History

Sassanid Dynasty invented Bank system. During the third century AD, banks in Persia and other territories in the Persian empire under Sassanid Empire issued letters of credit known as Sakks and is the root of the word cheque.

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History Rhazes, 865 A.D., Chemist and Physician Discovered Sulfuric Acid and Alcohol Khwarizmi , 800 A.D.,

History

History Rhazes, 865 A.D., Chemist and Physician Discovered Sulfuric Acid and Alcohol Khwarizmi , 800 A.D.,

Rhazes, 865 A.D., Chemist and Physician Discovered Sulfuric Acid and Alcohol

Khwarizmi , 800 A.D., Persian mathematician, astronomer, astrologer and geographer, Inventor of Algorithm

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History Avicennia, 980 A.D., Physician and Philosopher Author of The Book of Healing and The Canon
History Avicennia, 980 A.D., Physician and Philosopher Author of The Book of Healing and The Canon

Avicennia, 980 A.D., Physician and Philosopher Author of The Book of Healing and The Canon of Medicine which was for seven centuries the standard medical text in European universities

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History Safavid Dynasty, Ruled from 1501 to 1736 A.D. Reference: wikipedia.org

Safavid Dynasty, Ruled from 1501 to 1736 A.D.

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History A Safavid King Reference: wikipedia.org

A Safavid King

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wikipedia.org

History

History A Safavid Palace, Isfahan

A Safavid Palace, Isfahan

History

History Interior Design in a Safavid Palace Reference: wikipedia.org

Interior Design in a Safavid Palace

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wikipedia.org

History

History Qajar dynasty, Ruled from 1781 to 1925 B.C Reference: wikipedia.org

Qajar dynasty, Ruled from 1781 to 1925 B.C

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wikipedia.org

History Qajar Kings Reference: wikipedia.org

History

History Qajar Kings Reference: wikipedia.org

Qajar Kings

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wikipedia.org

History

History Amir Kabir, Qajar Prime Minister Established the First Modern University in Iran in 1880s Reference:

Amir Kabir, Qajar Prime Minister Established the First Modern University in Iran in 1880s

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History Reza Shah (King Reza), 1924-1941 Mohammad Reza Shah, 1941-1979 Pahlavi Dynasty Reference: wikipedia.org

Reza Shah (King Reza), 1924-1941

History Reza Shah (King Reza), 1924-1941 Mohammad Reza Shah, 1941-1979 Pahlavi Dynasty Reference: wikipedia.org

Mohammad Reza Shah, 1941-1979

Pahlavi Dynasty

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History King Mohammad Reza and Emress King is crowning the Emress Pahlavi Dynasty Reference: wikipedia.org
History King Mohammad Reza and Emress King is crowning the Emress Pahlavi Dynasty Reference: wikipedia.org

King Mohammad Reza and Emress

King is crowning the Emress

Pahlavi Dynasty

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History Shah and President Truman, 1949 President Eisenhower Visits Iran, 1959 Shah and President Kennedy, 1962

History

History Shah and President Truman, 1949 President Eisenhower Visits Iran, 1959 Shah and President Kennedy, 1962

Shah and President Truman, 1949

President Eisenhower Visits Iran, 1959

History Shah and President Truman, 1949 President Eisenhower Visits Iran, 1959 Shah and President Kennedy, 1962

Shah and President Kennedy, 1962

History Shah and President Truman, 1949 President Eisenhower Visits Iran, 1959 Shah and President Kennedy, 1962

Shah and President Lyndon, 1968

Reference: www.parstimes.com/history/shah_us/

History

History President Nixon Visits Iran, 1972 Shah and President Nixon, 1973 Shah and President Ford, 1975

President Nixon Visits Iran, 1972

History President Nixon Visits Iran, 1972 Shah and President Nixon, 1973 Shah and President Ford, 1975

Shah and President Nixon, 1973

History President Nixon Visits Iran, 1972 Shah and President Nixon, 1973 Shah and President Ford, 1975

Shah and President Ford, 1975

History President Nixon Visits Iran, 1972 Shah and President Nixon, 1973 Shah and President Ford, 1975

Shah and President Carter, 1977

Reference: www.parstimes.com/history/shah_us/

History

History Iranian Revolution, 1979 Reference: wikipedia.org

Iranian Revolution, 1979

Reference:

wikipedia.org

History

History Ayatollah Khomeini Iranian Revolution Leader, 1979 Reference: wikipedia.org

Ayatollah Khomeini Iranian Revolution Leader, 1979

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wikipedia.org

History

History On 22 September 1980 Iraq invaded Iran and this war lasted from September 1980 to

On 22 September 1980 Iraq invaded Iran and this war lasted from September 1980 to August 1988 and about a million Iranians killed or wounded. On 9 December 1991, the UN Secretary-General declared Iraq as invader and the war ended.

Reference:

wikipedia.org

Natural Scenery

Natural Scenery

Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net

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dreamview.net

Natural Scenery

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Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
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Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net

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dreamview.net

Natural Scenery

Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net Fars News Agency
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net Fars News Agency
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net Fars News Agency
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net Fars News Agency

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dreamview.net Fars News Agency

Natural Scenery

Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net

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dreamview.net

Natural Scenery

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Natural Scenery

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Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net

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dreamview.net

Natural Scenery

Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net

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dreamview.net

Tourism

Attractions

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Chehel sotun, Esfahan Reference: dreamview.net

Chehel sotun, Esfahan

Tourism Attractions Chehel sotun, Esfahan Reference: dreamview.net

Imam Square, Esfahan

Reference:

dreamview.net

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Eram Garden, Shiraz A mosque, Esfahan Reference: dreamview.net shirazcity.org

Eram Garden, Shiraz

Tourism Attractions Eram Garden, Shiraz A mosque, Esfahan Reference: dreamview.net shirazcity.org

A mosque, Esfahan

Reference:

dreamview.net

shirazcity.org

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Interior Design of mosques Reference: dreamview.net
Tourism Attractions Interior Design of mosques Reference: dreamview.net

Interior Design of mosques

Reference:

dreamview.net

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Naqsh Jahan Square, Esfahan

Naqsh Jahan Square, Esfahan

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Ahwaz Bridge, Ahwaz An Ancient Chruch, Isfahan Alisadr Cave, Hamedan Eel Goli, Tabriz Reference:

Ahwaz Bridge, Ahwaz

Tourism Attractions Ahwaz Bridge, Ahwaz An Ancient Chruch, Isfahan Alisadr Cave, Hamedan Eel Goli, Tabriz Reference:

An Ancient Chruch, Isfahan

Tourism Attractions Ahwaz Bridge, Ahwaz An Ancient Chruch, Isfahan Alisadr Cave, Hamedan Eel Goli, Tabriz Reference:

Alisadr Cave, Hamedan

Tourism Attractions Ahwaz Bridge, Ahwaz An Ancient Chruch, Isfahan Alisadr Cave, Hamedan Eel Goli, Tabriz Reference:

Eel Goli, Tabriz

Reference:

dreamview.net

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Ferdowsi Monument, Mashad Sioseh Pol(33 Bridges), Esfahan Ali Qapu, Esfahan Khajoo Bridge Esfahan Reference:

Ferdowsi Monument, Mashad

Tourism Attractions Ferdowsi Monument, Mashad Sioseh Pol(33 Bridges), Esfahan Ali Qapu, Esfahan Khajoo Bridge Esfahan Reference:

Sioseh Pol(33 Bridges), Esfahan

Tourism Attractions Ferdowsi Monument, Mashad Sioseh Pol(33 Bridges), Esfahan Ali Qapu, Esfahan Khajoo Bridge Esfahan Reference:

Ali Qapu, Esfahan

Tourism Attractions Ferdowsi Monument, Mashad Sioseh Pol(33 Bridges), Esfahan Ali Qapu, Esfahan Khajoo Bridge Esfahan Reference:

Khajoo Bridge Esfahan

Reference:

dreamview.net

gettyiamges.com

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Hafez Monument, Shiraz Namak Abrood resort, Northern Iran Reference: dreamview.net flicker.com

Hafez Monument, Shiraz

Tourism Attractions Hafez Monument, Shiraz Namak Abrood resort, Northern Iran Reference: dreamview.net flicker.com

Namak Abrood resort, Northern Iran

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dreamview.net

flicker.com

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Imam Reza holly shrine (All made of gold and silver), Mashad Reference: wildrussia.spb.ru

Imam Reza holly shrine (All made of gold and silver), Mashad

Reference:

wildrussia.spb.ru

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Kalut, the Biggest Cloddish Town of the World Reference: CHN Photo Agency

Kalut, the Biggest Cloddish Town of the World

Reference:

CHN Photo Agency

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Iranian Cappadocia: Kandovan Reference: mandalay.pl tourism.chn.ir

Iranian Cappadocia: Kandovan

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mandalay.pl

tourism.chn.ir

Tourism Attractions Salt Lake, Uromieh Salt Lake, Uromieh Reference: iranchamber.com flicker.com
Tourism Attractions
Salt Lake, Uromieh
Salt Lake, Uromieh
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iranchamber.com
flicker.com

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Qeshm Island Reference: flicker.com

Qeshm Island

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Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Dolphin Park, Kish Island Reference: flicker.com
Tourism Attractions Dolphin Park, Kish Island Reference: flicker.com

Dolphin Park, Kish Island

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flicker.com

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions The second 7 star hotel of the world Flower of the east Kish Island

The second 7 star hotel of the world Flower of the east Kish Island

Reference:

floweroftheeast.com

Tourism Attractions

Tourism Attractions Underground Town of Kariz, Kish Island Reference: kishtpc.com
Tourism Attractions Underground Town of Kariz, Kish Island Reference: kishtpc.com

Underground Town of Kariz, Kish Island

Reference:

kishtpc.com

Tehran Capital of Iran

Tehran

Tehran Reference: dreamview.com flicker.com

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Tehran

Tehran Reference: dreamview.com

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Tehran

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Tehran

Tehran Reference: flicker.com bia2.com
Tehran Reference: flicker.com bia2.com

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flicker.com

bia2.com

Tehran

Tehran Reference: flicker.com
Tehran Reference: flicker.com

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Tehran

Tehran Reference: flicker.com
Tehran Reference: flicker.com

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Tehran

Tehran Reference: flicker.com
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Tehran

Tehran Reference: flicker.com

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Tehran

Tehran Samand, Iran made Car Reference: worldisround.com
Tehran Samand, Iran made Car Reference: worldisround.com

Samand, Iran made Car

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worldisround.com

Tehran

Tehran Azadi Soccer Stadium Capacity 100,000, Tehran Reference: worldisround.com
Tehran Azadi Soccer Stadium Capacity 100,000, Tehran Reference: worldisround.com

Azadi Soccer Stadium Capacity 100,000, Tehran

Reference:

worldisround.com

Tehran

Tehran Subway Stations in Tehran Reference: tehranmetro.com
Tehran Subway Stations in Tehran Reference: tehranmetro.com
Tehran Subway Stations in Tehran Reference: tehranmetro.com
Tehran Subway Stations in Tehran Reference: tehranmetro.com

Subway Stations in Tehran

Reference:

tehranmetro.com

Social Life of Iranians

Before 1979 revolution

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Students, Tehran University Iranian students at Berkeley University 1970

Students, Tehran University

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Students, Tehran University Iranian students at Berkeley University 1970

Iranian students at Berkeley University

1970

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com
Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com
Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com
Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com
Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com
Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com
Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com

Iranian Singers and Actresses

Reference:

iranian.com

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Army Iranian Women Police Reference: iranian.com

Iranian Women Army

Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Army Iranian Women Police Reference: iranian.com

Iranian Women Police

Reference:

iranian.com

after 1979 revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com

Iranian Youth

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Break Dance in the Street Iranian Youth Participating in Presidential Polls Reference:
Break Dance in the Street
Iranian Youth Participating
in Presidential Polls
Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Soccer Fans Fans of a Presidential Candidate Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com

Soccer Fans

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Soccer Fans Fans of a Presidential Candidate Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com

Fans of a Presidential Candidate

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Soccer Fans Fans of a Presidential Candidate Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Soccer Fans Fans of a Presidential Candidate Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com

Iranian Youth

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Soccer Fans Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Soccer Fans Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Soccer Fans Reference: worldisround.com

Iranian Youth

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Soccer Fans Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Soccer Fans Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Soccer Fans Reference: worldisround.com

Soccer Fans

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Iranian Traffic Police
Iranian Traffic Police

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Fashions
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Fashions
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Fashions
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Fashions

Iranian Fashions

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Soccer Players Reference: Associated Press Fars News Agency

Iranian Women Soccer Players

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Soccer Players Reference: Associated Press Fars News Agency

Iranian Women Rugby Players

Reference:

Associated Press Fars News Agency

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Wrestling Team Top Three of the World Iranian Soccer Team

Iranian Wrestling Team Top Three of the World

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Wrestling Team Top Three of the World Iranian Soccer Team

Iranian Soccer Team Top 20 of the World

Reference:

ipna.ir

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Soccer Fans in World Cup 2006
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Soccer Fans in World Cup 2006
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Soccer Fans in World Cup 2006

Iranian Soccer Fans in World Cup 2006

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Iranian Women Ice Skaters and Inline Skaters worldisround.com
Iranian Women Ice Skaters
and Inline Skaters
worldisround.com

Reference:

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Polo Players Iranian Women Golf Players

Iranian Women Polo Players

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Polo Players Iranian Women Golf Players

Iranian Women Golf Players

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Car Racers Reference: worldisround.com

Iranian Women Car Racers

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Car Racers Reference: worldisround.com

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Tehran Symphonic Orchestra Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Tehran Symphonic Orchestra Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Tehran Symphonic Orchestra Reference: worldisround.com

Tehran Symphonic Orchestra

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Persian New Year, 21 of March Reference: worldisround.com
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Persian New Year, 21 of March Reference: worldisround.com

Persian New Year, 21 st of March

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Last Wednesday of the Year Chahrshanbe Soori Fireworks, Dance and Jump
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Last Wednesday of the Year Chahrshanbe Soori Fireworks, Dance and Jump

Last Wednesday of the Year Chahrshanbe Soori Fireworks, Dance and Jump over Fire

Reference:

worldisround.com

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Ski Resorts, Tehran
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Ski Resorts, Tehran
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Ski Resorts, Tehran
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Ski Resorts, Tehran
Social Life after 1979 Revolution Ski Resorts, Tehran

Ski Resorts, Tehran

Social Life after 1979 Revolution

Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian People Sympathetic with American People after September 11 Teharn

Iranian People Sympathetic with American People after September 11 Teharn

ART and Iranians

Art and Iranians

Iranian Miniature

Art and Iranians Iranian Miniature Reference: iranonline.com

Reference:

iranonline.com

Art and Iranians

Hand-knotted Persian Silk/wool Rug
Hand-knotted
Persian Silk/wool
Rug

Reference:

manhattanrugs.com

Art and Iranians

Blue Tile Works

Art and Iranians Blue Tile Works Reference: manhattanrugs.com

Reference:

manhattanrugs.com

Art and Iranians

Art and Iranians Handicraft Copper Works Reference: salamiran.org

Handicraft Copper Works

Art and Iranians Handicraft Copper Works Reference: salamiran.org

Reference:

salamiran.org

Famous

Iranians

Famous Iranians

Famous Iranians Christiane Amanpour Chief International Correspondent for the CNN Dr. Ghasem Asrar Associate Administrator for

Christiane Amanpour

Chief International Correspondent for the CNN

Famous Iranians Christiane Amanpour Chief International Correspondent for the CNN Dr. Ghasem Asrar Associate Administrator for

Dr. Ghasem Asrar

Associate Administrator for Earth Science of NASA

Famous Iranians Christiane Amanpour Chief International Correspondent for the CNN Dr. Ghasem Asrar Associate Administrator for

Anousheh Ansari

First Female Private Space Tourism

Famous Iranians Christiane Amanpour Chief International Correspondent for the CNN Dr. Ghasem Asrar Associate Administrator for

Bijan Davari

IBM Fellow and Vice President

Reference:

wikipedia.org

Famous Iranians

Famous Iranians Hossein Eslambolchi Chief Technology Officer and Chief Information Officer of AT&T Prof. Ali Javan

Hossein Eslambolchi

Chief Technology Officer and Chief Information Officer of AT&T

Famous Iranians Hossein Eslambolchi Chief Technology Officer and Chief Information Officer of AT&T Prof. Ali Javan

Prof. Ali Javan

Inventor of Gas Laser in 1960

Famous Iranians Hossein Eslambolchi Chief Technology Officer and Chief Information Officer of AT&T Prof. Ali Javan

Prof. Mohammad Jamshidi

A Member of the Advisory board of the NASA JPL's MARS Pathfinder Project

Famous Iranians Hossein Eslambolchi Chief Technology Officer and Chief Information Officer of AT&T Prof. Ali Javan

Maria Khorsand

President of Ericsson Company

Reference:

wikipedia.org

Famous Iranians

Famous Iranians Omid Kordestani Senior Vice President for Worldwide Sales and Field Operations of Google Farzad

Omid Kordestani

Senior Vice President for Worldwide Sales and Field Operations of Google

Famous Iranians Omid Kordestani Senior Vice President for Worldwide Sales and Field Operations of Google Farzad

Farzad Nazem

Executive Vice President of Yahoo!

Famous Iranians Omid Kordestani Senior Vice President for Worldwide Sales and Field Operations of Google Farzad

Prof. Lotfi Zadeh

Father of Fuzzy Logic Theorem, UC Berkley Professor

Famous Iranians Omid Kordestani Senior Vice President for Worldwide Sales and Field Operations of Google Farzad

Pierre M. Omidyar

Founder and Chairman of the eBay

Reference:

wikipedia.org

Famous Iranians

Famous Iranians Azadeh Tabazadeh Senior Research Scientist, Earth Science Division, NASA Shirin Ebadi The First Iranian
Famous Iranians Azadeh Tabazadeh Senior Research Scientist, Earth Science Division, NASA Shirin Ebadi The First Iranian

Azadeh Tabazadeh

Senior Research Scientist, Earth Science Division, NASA

Famous Iranians Azadeh Tabazadeh Senior Research Scientist, Earth Science Division, NASA Shirin Ebadi The First Iranian

Shirin Ebadi

The First Iranian and the First Muslim Woman To Receive

Faryar Shirzad

Former White House Deputy Assistant for International Economic Affairs to President George W. Bush

Famous Iranians Azadeh Tabazadeh Senior Research Scientist, Earth Science Division, NASA Shirin Ebadi The First Iranian

Bijan Pakzad (Bijan)

Designer of Menswear and Fragrances

the Nobel Peace Prize

Owner of the most expensive store in the world in Beverly Hills, CA

Reference:

wikipedia.org

Iranians is USA

Iranians in USA

• In 1990 about 1,100,000 Iranians have been living in USA.

• In

1979,

Iran has

had

the most

student population

abroad among all other countries and the most number of foreign students in US.

• 46% higher.

of

Iranians in

US have bachelor’s

degree or

Reference:

google.com

Iranians in USA

• It

is

estimated that about

California.

800,000 Iranians live in

• The most population of Iranians, about 600,000, live in

Los

Angeles

which

(Tehran-Los Angeles).

is

called “Tehrangeles”

• Iranians

live in Westwood district of L.A.

Which is

called “Little Persia” and is one of the most expensive

districts of L.A.

Reference:

google.com

wikipedia.org

Persian words in english language

Persian Words in English Language

More than 500 Persian Words is estimated in English Language. of them are as follows:

Algorithm (Khwarazmi)

Bronze (birinj)

Best (Beh ast)

Caravan (kārawān)

Caviar (khaviyar)

Chess (shah)

Door (Darb)

Far (Far)

Beggar (bi-kaar)

Better (Behtar)

Candy (Ghandy)

Cash (karsha)

Cheque(Check) (Chek)

Cow (Gav)

Guitar (Sitar)

Further (Fartar)

Reference:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_English_words_of_Persian_origin

Persian Words in English Language

Jackal (shaghāl)

Khaki (khaki)

Lemon (limoo)

Magic (maguš)

Pajamas (pāë jāmah)

Sandal (sandal)

Spinach (aspanakh)

Jasmine (yasmin)

Kebab (Kabab)

Lips (Lab)

Orange (nāranj)

Paradise (pairidaeza)

Sherry (Shiraz)

Sugar (shakar)

Reference:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_English_words_of_Persian_origin

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