1 Like

Alimastan
Iran

30 kilometers to Amol city take the road EmamzadehLahash. After 10 kilometers you will see Alimastan village. Then you can enjoy the beautiful hirkani jungel suited of north of Iran.

Copyright: Farzad Najafi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Uploaded: 21/06/2011
Updated: 11/08/2014
Views:

...


Tags: jungel
comments powered by Disqus

Mani Jahanshahi
Alimastan jungle - Autumn
Mani Jahanshahi
Near Alimastan summit
zabih hasanvand
alimastan jungle
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Filband Winter
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Haraz
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Ant`s Home
Mark Schuster
Iran Mountain Restaurant
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Mangel Mountain
Babak Mehrabani
Filband - Winter
Babak Mehrabani
Filband - Winter
Babak Mehrabani
Filband - Winter
Babak Mehrabani
Filband - Summer
Louis-Alexis Fontaine
Mine ochre of bruoux 001
Ji Guoliang
shanghai-expo Finland Pavilion
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Istanbul: Yeni Cami - New Mosque
heiwa4126
iPad Eve in Tokyo
Konrad Łaszczyński
Chouwara tannery - Fes, Morocco
erwan-boisecq
Carnac Yacht Club
Rokyun Ha
Cordillera de la Sal
Ramin Dehdashti
The Ali Qoli Aqa Bathhouse
J-P. Scherrer
Museum of Art and History First Floor Hall
Ramin Dehdashti
The Ali Qoli Aqa Bathhouse
Rokyun Ha
Puesta de Sol - Salar de Atacama
H.David Muñoz RV360
Parque Biblioteca España - Medellín Colombia
Farzad Najafi
Emarat e badgir baghe doolat abad
Farzad Najafi
Sahel
Farzad Najafi
Bungee Jumping
Farzad Najafi
Jade Yazd
Farzad Najafi
Park Lar
Farzad Najafi
Karting Farassa
Farzad Najafi
Central Exhibition
Farzad Najafi
yahar
Farzad Najafi
Festival Exhibition
Farzad Najafi
shendareh
Farzad Najafi
Alimastan
Farzad Najafi
Blue Exhibition
More About Iran

The Islamic Republic of Iran has been occupied since 4000BCE, making Iran home to the world's oldest continuous civilization.It is located in central Eurasia on two ancient trade routes. One runs North-South and connects the Caspian Sea to the Persian Gulf, the other one goes East-West between China, India, Europe and Africa.There's a city called Isfahan at the intersection of these two routes, which at one time was the wealthiest city in the world. Isfahan was twice the capital of the Persian Empire, during the Median and then Safavid Dynasties.Interesting artifacts from pre-Islamic Persia include the cylinder of Cyrus the Great, which is the world's first written declaration of human rights. The hanging gardens of Babylon (one of the seven wonders of the ancient world) and the Code of Hammurabi (a set of rules which outlast the King) are also on the list.The Persian Empire was so magnificent that returning Crusaders carried tales of its splendor and helped spark the Renaissance in Europe! Influence of the Zoroastrian teachings of equality also inspired Greek philosophers such as Aristotle and Socrates.The Persian Empire was conquered by Muslim Arabs around 650CE during the Sassanid Dynasty. Initially the Zoroastrian, Christian and Jewish faiths were tolerated but by 1000CE most Persians had accepted Islam.In the sixteenth century Shi'a Islam was declared in Isfahan to be the national religion of Persia and the second golden age began. From 1500 to 1720 the Safavid Dynasty built the greatest Iranian empire since before the Islamic conquest of Persia.Because of its strategic location and oil resources, World War I found Persia in the middle of conflicts between the Ottoman Empire, Russia and the British Empire-via-India. Persia became Iran as of 1935 and was ruled by the Shah, a Persian term for "monarch."In the Islamic Revolution of 1979 Iran re-established a theocratic government under the Ayatollah Khomeini.Today the capital of Iran is the city of Tehran, and Iran is known as the world's center of Shi'a Islam.Text by Steve Smith.