Imam Mosque

In 1598, when Shah Abbas decided to move the capital of his Persian empire from the northwestern city of Qazvin to the central city of Isfahan, he initiated what would become one of the greatest programs in Persian history; the complete remaking of this ancient city. By choosing the central city of Isfahan, fertilized by the Zāyandeh River (“The life-giving river“), […]

Naqsh-e Jahan Square

Naqsh-e Jahan, is an square situated at the center of Isfahan city, constructed between 1598 and 1629 A.D. which is now an important historical site, and one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites. It is also referred to as Shah Square or Imam Square.The square is surrounded by buildings from the Safavid era.   On the west side is the Ali Qapu Palace. Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque is situated on […]

Maryam Mirzakhani, Prize-Winning Mathematician, Dies At 40…

Maryam Mirzakhani, Prize-Winning Mathematician, Dies At 40… Nearly three years after she became the first woman to win math’s equivalent of a Nobel Prize, Maryam Mirzakhani has died of breast cancer at age 40. Her death was confirmed Saturday by Stanford University, where Mirzakhani had been a professor since 2008. Mirzakhani is survived by her […]

Total SA biggest deal with Iran…

Total SA biggest deal with Iran…  Total biggest deal with Iran since sanctions lifted… Iran plans Monday to sign a formal contract with Total SA and China National Petroleum Corp. to develop its share of the world’s biggest natural gas field — the first and biggest investment in the country by an international energy company since […]

World’s largest bookstore opened in Iran!

Tehran’s Book Garden, Opened in Iran… Newsweek magazine has reported … Officials unveiled the book garden, a giant academic complex on 5 July, 2017. At roughly 65,000 sq., the center has several movie theaters, science halls, classrooms, a restaurant, a prayer room and whole a lot of literature.  All in all, the center aims to encourage Iranian children […]

More medical international tourism hospitals in Iran!

More medical international tourism hospitals in Iran… The Health Tourism Council of Iran has authorized 45 more hospitals in Iran to admit international patients, taking the total to 170. The Health Ministry’s Health Tourism Council has authorized 45 more hospitals in Iran to admit international patients in one or more wards, taking the number of accredited hospitals […]

Iran to exhibit Louvre artifacts…

Iran to exhibit Louvre Artifacts… Louvre Museum’s relics from ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome as well as several French artworks will be exhibited at the National Museum of Iran titled “Louvre in Tehran” for four months.   The exhibit will mark the first such cooperation between the two museums and is expected to be held […]

More than 85,000 foreign tourists visited Isfahan!

More than 85,000 foreign tourists visited Isfahan… More than 85,000 foreign tourists visited Isfahan Province in Farvardin—the first month of the Iranian year (March 21–April 20 2017), breaking a 40-year record. This is particularly interesting because foreign tours are generally advised to avoid coming to Iran in the first two weeks of Farvardin, since it […]

International Holy Quran exhibition wraps up…

International Holy Quran exhibition wraps up… The 25th International Holy Quran Exhibition, which is held during the holy month of Ramadan every year, came to an end at Imam Khomeini Mosalla on Friday. The closing ceremony was attended by Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi-Amiri and a number of cultural officials. Copies […]

Do you know Matin Abad Eco-Resort?

Do you know Matin Abad Eco-Resort? Matin Abad Eco- Resort & Organic Farm was established in 2008, in Iran. The group of experts in tourism and naturalists want to provide the tourists with an opportunity for an experience and adventures close to the nature.  In the company of seasoned naturalists, tourists will experience treks with camel ride […]