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Masouleh, Village On the Rooftops
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
The historical town of Masouleh, having an attractive nature and a wonderful architecture with an antiquity of more than 1000 years, is situated at a distance of 35 km from Fooman and 60 km from Rasht, and 1050 m. above the Caspian Sea. This beautiful complex, remained from history with traditions, manners and customs, handicrafts, and many natural and historical sites, is the host of thousands of eager guests and travelers every year.

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Iran Celebrates International Museum Day
Monday, May 18, 2015

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iran has commemorated the International Museum Day (IMD) and Cultural Heritage Week during a celebration held in Tehran. A number of Iran’s cultural officials and cultural activists have attended the gala held at Hafezieh Hall in Tehran’s Sa’adabad Palace.

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Introducing the Heritage of Khayyam
Sunday, May 17, 2015

Kourosh Ziabari
May 18 is dedicated to the commemoration of Omar Khayyam in the Iranian solar calendar; the calendar which Khayyam has invented himself. To the Western world which has always been enchanted by the magnificence and glory of oriental culture, Omar Khayyam is a venerable and honored figure who brings to mind the delicacy and gracefulness of ancient Persian civilization.

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National Ferdowsi Day
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
May 15 is annually celebrated by Iranians as Fedowsi Day. Many art and cultural festivals are held across the country to commemorate the great Iranian epic poet. Ferdowsi's magnum opus the Shahnameh, or 'The Book of Kings' is considered one of the masterpieces of Persian literature, and has had considerable influence on subsequent literary works.

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Tehran Book Fair Opens a New Chapter in Iran-Italy Cultural Cooperation
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Mauro Conciatori
Mauro Conciatori, the new Italian ambassador to Tehran, has visited the 28th Tehran International Book Fair, stressing the necessity of developing cultural diplomacy between Tehran and Rome.

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Festival of Rose and Rose Water
Sunday, May 10, 2015

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Every year during the second half of May, festival of Rose and Rose Water is being held in Kashan. Many people from different parts of the country and abroad visit Kashan, the hub of Mohammadi Rose in Iran.

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A Gallery As Big As a Town
Sunday, May 10, 2015

In a project, called ‘A Gallery As Big As a Town’, which Tehran’s mayor hopes will encourage people to visit museums, the billboard ads have been replaced with artworks by renowned local and foreign artists for 10 days, turning the Iranian capital into a giant urban art gallery.

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The 28th Tehran International Book Fair
Friday, May 8, 2015

The 28th Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) opened its doors to Iranian and foreign visitors after a ceremony attended by Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani.

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Iranian Theater Director ‍‍Performs Sa’adi Puppet Opera
Monday, April 27, 2015

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian theater director Behrouz Gharibpour has staged his new puppet opera show, which is inspired by the life of the classical Persian poet Sa’adi since April 26th in Hafez Hall of Tehran.

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Persian Turquoise, Jewel of the Orient
Monday, April 27, 2015

For at least 2,000 years, the region once known as Persia, has remained the most important source of turquoise. It's sky-blue turquoise has always been a magnet for beauty seekers throughout history.

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