Iranian traditional food

Aash (Iranian thick Soup)

Aush (Persian: آش‎) sometimes transliterated as ash, aash, or āsh, is a thick soup/stew, which is usually served hot and is part of Iranian cuisine. Aush means thick soup in the Persian language. Depending on the type of Aash is typically made with a variation of ingredients but may include; flat wheat noodles, turmeric, vegetables (broccoli, carrots, onion, celery, spinach, garlic, jalapeño), legumes Read more about Aash (Iranian thick Soup)[…]
Ancient Iranian religion

Pir Shalyar Ceremony

The festival of Pir Shalyar (also spelled as Shaliyar) is an old traditional ceremony in Kurdistan. Pir (saint/magi) Shalyar is one of the historical temples being located among the Uraman Takht village. According to historians and local residents, Pir Shalyar was Jamasb’s son and Jamasb was one of the Zoroastrian spiritual leaders who lived in Uraman (Hawraman). Uraman Read more about Pir Shalyar Ceremony[…]
Iranian hand craft

Iran hand craft

Mina kari Meenakari (Minakari) is the art of decorating and coloring and ornamenting the surface of metals like gold, silver and sometimes copper. Minakari is enamelwork, but with certain differences from the sort of enamel craft you have in mind. Enamel working and decorating metals with colorful and baked coats is one of the distinguished courses Read more about Iran hand craft[…]
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Girih tile Art

  As far back as the 13th century, Islamic architecture has featured amazing and intricate geometric patterns called Girih tile art. Historians and mathematicians had assumed that the craftsmen who created these patterns did all their work with compasses and straight edges. But a few years ago, it was discovered that many of these patterns Read more about Girih tile Art[…]
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Treasury of National Jewels

About Treasury of National Jewels The incomparable "Treasury of the National Jewels", which is open to public, is a collection of the most expensive jewels of the world, collected over centuries. Every piece of this collection is a reflection of the tumultuous history of this great nation, and artistry of the residents of this land. Read more about Treasury of National Jewels[…]
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Mirror Work Art

Water and mirror in Iranian culture have been a symbol of purity and brightness, truthfulness and satiety, and it is likely that its application in architecture also has the same meaning. What is mirror work? The mirror work art is a kind of interior decoration of the building, by attaching small pieces of the mirror Read more about Mirror Work Art[…]