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[…]