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Shish Badgiri Ab Anbar (Six Wind Catcher)

Shish Badgiri Ab Anbar (Six Wind Catcher)

The Six-Wind-Catcher Water Reservoir is made in Qajar Era, and is one of the Water Reservoir of the Yazd city with 6 wind catchers that kept the water cool and fresh.

Iranian Carpet

Iranian Carpet

Iranian carpet which is known as the national art is considered as one of the elements of national identity and symbol of culture and civilization of Iran

Zoroastrian Fire Temple

Zoroastrian Fire Temple

One of the main fire temples of Iran built in Pahlavi time by the Iranian-Indian association of Zoroastrians is located in city of Yazd, known for hosting the holy fire of Varhoram or Bahram.

The Amir Chakhmaq Complex

The Amir Chakhmaq Complex

A square that hosts a religious center, a caravanserai and a mosque in the heart of the city of Yazd. Amir Chakhmagh used to be a series of construct like square, bathhouse, caravanserai, monastery, well …

Historic City of Yazd

Historic City of Yazd

Yazd is the city that best represent the architecture, art, lifestyle and traditions of Iran in desert areas. Known for its wind-catcher, roofed passageways, narrow streets, gardens, water reservoirs and Qanats

Water Reservoir (Ab Anbar)

Water Reservoir (Ab Anbar)

The importance of water and its storage led to the creation of an architectural structure calling water reservoir (Ab Anbar) which is one of the tourism attraction in Iran. It is an important traditional architectural …

Zoroastrian Towers of Silence in Yazd

Zoroastrian Towers of Silence in Yazd

The towers are special structures used by Zoroastrians to bury their dead.

Yazd

Yazd

Located in the Eastern part of Iran with the city of Yazd as its center, known for the shape of the city (Fahaadaan neighborhood), Jame Mosque, Zoroastrian temple and towers of silence (Zoroastrien's Dakhmeh)