4 Shanbe suri

The Festival of Fire is a remnant of the ancient religion of Zoroastrianism, where fire represents God‘s light or wisdom. was the official religion of Persia (now Iran) from 600 BCE to 650 CE. Around 2000 years ago followers of this doctrine built fire houses and temples where a fire was kept ever burning. The festival of …

Human Rights Day

  Human Right 10 DEC   Human beings are members of a whole In creation of one essence and soul If one member is afflicted with pain Other members uneasy will remain If you have no sympathy for human pain The name of human you cannot retain “Sa`adi  Shirazi” Human Rights Day is observed every …

Qeshm Tourism Exhibition

Qeshm Tourism Exhibition will be held this January Seven special committee is set up for the Qeshm Tourism Exhibition to be held from 1 to 4 January  in Qeshm International Exhibition Hall. The holding of a tourism exhibition focusing on the unique climate of the island and diverse handicrafts can strengthen the tourism filed of …

HISTORY OF ZOROASTRIANISM

HISTORY OF ZOROASTRIANISM   Zoroaster (the Greek name by which the Iranian prophet Zarathustra has become known) is traditionally believed to have lived and taught in the early part of the 6th century BC. His home is probably in the region to the east of the Caspian Sea. Our sources for information about the pre-Zoroastrian …

Yalda in Iran

Yalda in Iran, which means birth, is a Syriac word imported into the Persian language. Early Christians linked this very ancient Persian celebration to Mithra, goddess of light, and to the birth anniversary of Prophet Jesus (PBUH). Iran review writes that in most ancient cultures, including Persia, the start of the solar year has been …

Muharram in IRAN

As an Islamic country, Muharram is considered one of the most sacred months in Iran and also among the other Muslims worldwide. Many different religious ceremonies are held during this month, especially during the first ten days of this month. Without any doubt the religious ceremonies which are held in Iran in Muharram are considered …

world Tourism Day

World Tourism Day is commemorated annually on 27SEPT .It shows the importance of the social, cultural, economic and political values of the tourism. Over the past six decades, tourism has experienced continued expansion and diversification, and it has become one of the fastest growing and most important economic sectors in the world, benefiting destinations and …

medicinal herbs, traditional medicine

Medicinal herbs Festival in Tehran   TEHRAN – The fourth festival of medicinal herbs, natural products and traditional medicine  in the field of medicinal herbs will be hold on November 12-15 2018 in Tehran By definition, ‘traditional’ use of herbal medicines implies substantial historical use, and this is certainly true for many products that are …