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Wednesday, 26 June 2013 09:12

Unique Qeshm wedding

Residents of Qeshm Island have preserved their traditions due to their deep-rooted pride and the isolated nature of the island.
Sunday, 26 May 2013 12:57

1st tribal confab, exhibit held

The First Tourism Conference of Iranian Tribes was held in Shahr-e Soukhteh (Burnt City), Sistan-Baluchestan province, on Saturday.
The First Tourism Conference of Iranian Tribes will be held in Burnt City, Sistan-Baluchestan province on May 25.
Sunday, 19 May 2013 12:48

Iran marks Cultural Heritage Week

Many Iranians from various ethnic groups have celebrated Cultural Heritage Week to honor their inherited traditions and culture, Press TV has reported.
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:23

Nat’l Ferdowsi Day

May 15 is annually celebrated by Iranians as National Ferdowsi Day.
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 11:57

Marking Persian Gulf Day

Iran has designated April 30th as the National Persian Gulf Day. Persian Gulf, a historical waterway, is part of the natural heritage of Iran.
Monday, 29 April 2013 11:42

Rose Festival in Kashan

Every year, many people from different parts of the country and abroad visit Kashan, the hub of Mohammadi Rose in Iran.
Sunday, 07 April 2013 12:59

Perfumes in Ancient Iran

Cultivation of sweet-smelling plants and flowers, and preparing perfumes, oils, creams, qalieh (musk and ambergris) and incenses were widespread in ancient Iran.
Friday, 22 March 2013 16:08

Impacts of Norouz on Iranians

The arrival of Norouz in the beginning of spring is mixed with Iranian culture. Since long ago, Norouz has been the feast of nature, the feast of victory of light …
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 16:11

Iranians celebrate Persian New Year

Iranians are celebrating the beginning of their New Year, Nowruz, as the nation remains determined to overcome the illegal Western sanctions.
Monday, 18 March 2013 09:24

Norouz: Iranian New Year

Norouz is one of the oldest Iranian traditions marking the onset of spring and the Iranian New Year.
Saturday, 16 March 2013 14:34

Haji Firouz heralds Iranian New Year

Haji Firouz is the most famous traditional folk entertainer who appears in the streets in the days preceding Norouz (Iranian New Year starting on March 21, 2013) .
A number of Norouz-singing (Norouzkhani) ceremonies and satirical plays (Siahbazi) will be performed in Amol, Mazandaran province, during Norouz (Iranian New Year starting March 21).
Tuesday, 12 March 2013 09:33

Tribes welcome spring

The national ceremony for welcoming spring, attended by various Iranian tribes, was held in Tehran on Monday in cooperation with senior officials of 31 provinces.
Monday, 11 March 2013 09:44

Iran holds Nowruz Welcoming Festival

Iran has held Nowruz Welcoming Celebration during a ceremony in the capital city of Tehran to mark upcoming spring and Iranian New Year.
Monday, 04 March 2013 09:40

Nomadic tents for Kerman cities

Five nomadic tents will be set up in various cities of Kerman province to sell traditional and local products to travelers, said director general of the province’s cultural heritage, handicrafts …
Tuesday, 26 February 2013 11:35

Haft Seen exhibit in Kerman

An exhibition of Haft Seen table will be held in the Handicraft House of Kerman province from Feb. 24-28.
Sunday, 24 February 2013 09:30

Choub-Bazi: Robust folk dance

Each Iranian province has different customs, traditions and ways of living.
Thursday, 21 February 2013 13:47

Dutch TRC exhibits Iran ethnic dresses

An exhibition of various Iranian urban and regional dresses and textiles has been mounted at the Leiden Textile Research Centre (TRC) in the Netherlands.
The Iranian nation once again asserts the importance of obeying the guidelines of Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei for continuing to tread the path of the …