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Sunday, 11 October 2015 15:30
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Tuesday, 11 March 2014 20:22
Millions of Persian-speaking people around the world are preparing to celebrate the Persian New Year by holding traditional Nowruz festivities.
Tuesday, 04 February 2014 11:36
Rose water is the essence obtained from a flower called Damask rose. Rose water is considered as a relatively cheap byproduct.
Monday, 13 January 2014 11:59
Noruz is a time of rejuvenation in Iran. It’s a time for spring cleaning, planting flowers in the garden and buying new clothes. A few days before Noruz, a remarkable …
Monday, 13 January 2014 11:36
The Iranian wedding ceremony despite its local and regional variations, like many other rituals in the country goes back to the ancient Zoroastrian tradition. Though the concepts and theory of …
Tuesday, 07 January 2014 05:38
As one might expect from Iran's geographic situation, its food strikes a medium between Greek and Indian preparations. It is more varied than Greek food, and less spicy and subtler …
Saturday, 21 December 2013 14:42
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 14:39
Yalda has potential for global registration, said the head of Regional Center for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage in Western and Central Asia.
Saturday, 14 December 2013 13:41
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Monday, 11 November 2013 13:41
Tehran’s Niavaran Cultural Complex is hosting performances of Iranian passion play, Ta’zieh, programmed for the first ten nights of the lunar month of Muharram.
Tuesday, 05 November 2013 13:28
Wednesday, 02 October 2013 12:15
The seventh edition of the Culture Festival of Iranian Tribes was inaugurated in the northern Iranian city of Gorgan in Golestan Province on Monday.
Saturday, 28 September 2013 13:07
Monday, 16 September 2013 10:22
Kilim or rough hand-woven floor mat is one of the most distinguished embodiment of Iranian culture and art, which date back to the Parthian Period. Of the important types, one …
Sunday, 08 September 2013 08:25
Tuesday, 27 August 2013 12:09
Monday, 26 August 2013 13:45
Handicrafts are of paramount importance to Turkmen, as they are a source of livelihood alongside agriculture and animal husbandry. Carpet weaving and felting are the main sources of income for …
Tuesday, 13 August 2013 12:13