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Life among 3000-year old spirits

Life among 3000-year old spirits

The Iron Age Museum site in Tabriz, Azerbaijan Province in northwestern Iran, was used as a cemetery for 400 years. Presently, it is a main museum in the city, housing artifacts and skeletons discovered in the cemetery dating back to the Iron Age, 3200 years ago.  

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Can anyone stop the demolition of Ray Cemetery?

Can anyone stop the demolition of Ray Cemetery?

Despite multiple protests by citizens and even the official orders of the Prosecutor's Office and members of the Islamic City Council, the demolition of Ray Cemetery just outside Tehran has not come to a halt and there is no end in sight before its total annihilation.  

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University of Traditional Arts – 20 years of promises

University of Traditional Arts – 20 years of promises

There has been 20 years of talk on launching the University of Traditional Iranian Arts, but to no avail. The Supreme Council of the Cultural Revolution ratified the launching of the University of Traditional Iranian 20 years ago. But the art is on the verge of being forgotten and there is still no sign of the university.

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Do not approach these dangerous sites in Iran

Do not approach these dangerous sites in Iran

There are sites in Iran hiding secrets at their heart and still wearing a shroud of mystery with the passage of time. Some of these are manmade, and others have been made by the life-giving Divinity. This report will take you on a safe tour of some of these sites.

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