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  1. IRAN Archaic Signet of Civilization

  2. DISCLAIMER This presentation does not follow any political interests, and is solely for cultural and social purposes. Any abuse and/or misuse of this presentation for any political purposes is strictly prohibited. This presentation was made possible by the efforts of several Iranian students in the United States of America.

  3. Contents General Information History Natural Scenery Tourism Social Life of Iranians Modern Iran before 1979 Revolution Iran after 1979 Revolution Art and Iranians Famous Iranians Iranians in USA Persian Words in English Language

  4. General Information

  5. General Information Middle East Europe Asia Africa

  6. General Information Middle East is an area which covers parts of west Asia and North East Africa

  7. General Information Caspian Sea Persian Gulf

  8. General Information Ancient Name: Perse, Pars, Persia (Until 1935) Persians (Parsians) Conventional Name: Iran (After 1935) Iranians Type of Government: Republic (Islamic Republic) Conventional Long Full Name: Islamic Republic of Iran Reference: CIA Facebook

  9. General Information Iran’s Flag Reference: CIA Facebook

  10. General Information Iranian Bank Notes

  11. General Information Race Background: Aria (Arya) Area: 1.648 million sq km (Slightly Larger than Alaska) Arable Area: about 10 % Population: 68,688,433 (July 2006 est.) Religion: Shi'a Muslim 89%, Sunni Muslim 9%, Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, and Baha'i 2% Literacy (age 15 and over can read and write): more than 80% Reference: CIA Facebook

  12. General Information Capital: Tehran Calendar: Persian Calendar This year: 1386 A Solar Calendar which is more Accurate than Gregorian Clanedar Persian New Year: 21st March Official Language: Farsi (Persian) Reference: CIA Facebook

  13. General Information Arid Semi Arid Mountains Forests

  14. BriefHistory

  15. History Zoroaster, Iranian Prophet (1200 B.C.) Reference:

  16. History Black Sea Mediterranean Sea Achaemenian Empires (3200 BCE – 330 BCE) Reference:

  17. History Cyrus, the Great Old Testament, Ezra Chapter 1 Cyrus king of Persia released God's people from their captivity, with license to return and build the temple in Jerusalem: and restored the holy vessels which Nabuchodonosor had taken from them. Darius, the Great Old Testament, Ezra Chapter 6 Darius finds the decree of Cyrus in the archives of Achmetha (Hamadan), and directs Tatnai not to disturb the Jews in their work. He also exempts them from tribute, and supplies everything necessary for the offerings. The Temple is finished in the month of Adar, in the sixth year of Darius, and is dedicated with great solemnity. Achaemenian Empires (3200 BCE – 330 BCE) Reference:

  18. History All Nations Gate, Statue of Xerxes the Great, Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital Reference:

  19. History Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital Reference:

  20. History Apadana, Achaemenian Kings Monument Reference:

  21. History Pasargad, Monument of Cyrus the Great Reference:

  22. History Persepolis, Achaemenian Soldiers Reference:

  23. History The First Human Rights Document Ever Made by Kourosh, King of Persia Achaemenian Era Reference:

  24. History The first credible claim for the development of a real postal system comes from Persia , A Post Station (Chaparkhane), Achaemenian Era Reference:

  25. History Black Sea Mediterranean Sea Indian Ocean The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD) Reference:

  26. History Shapur, King of Persia, The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD) Reference:

  27. History Ctesiphopn, Sassanid Palace, Now in Iraq Reference:

  28. History Sassanid Dynasty invented Bank system. During the third century AD, banks in Persia and other territories in the Persian empire under Sassanid Empire issued letters of credit known as Sakks and is the root of the word cheque. Reference:

  29. History Rhazes, 865 A.D., Chemist and Physician Discovered Sulfuric Acid and Alcohol Khwarizmi , 800 A.D., Persian mathematician, astronomer, astrologer and geographer, Inventor of Algorithm Reference:

  30. History Avicennia, 980 A.D., Physician and Philosopher Author of The Book of Healing and The Canon of Medicine which was for seven centuries the standard medical text in European universities Reference:

  31. History Safavid Dynasty, Ruled from 1501 to 1736 A.D. Reference:

  32. History A Safavid King Reference:

  33. History Ferdosi,A Famous Poet Reference:

  34. History A Safavid Palace, Isfahan

  35. History Interior Design in a Safavid Palace Reference:

  36. History Qajar dynasty, Ruled from 1781 to 1925 B.C Reference:

  37. History Qajar Kings Reference:

  38. History Reza Shah (King Reza), 1924-1941 Mohammad Reza Shah, 1941-1979 Pahlavi Dynasty Reference:

  39. History King Mohammad Reza and Emress King is crowning the Emress Pahlavi Dynasty Reference:

  40. History Shah and President Truman, 1949 President Eisenhower Visits Iran, 1959 Shah and President Kennedy, 1962 Shah and President Lyndon, 1968 Reference:

  41. History Shah and President Nixon, 1973 President Nixon Visits Iran, 1972 Shah and President Ford, 1975 Shah and President Carter, 1977 Reference:

  42. History Iranian Revolution, 1979 Reference:

  43. History On 22 September 1980 Iraq invaded Iran and this war lasted from September 1980 to August 1988 and about a million Iranians killed or wounded. On 9 December 1991, the UN Secretary-General declared Iraq as invader and the war ended. Reference:

  44. Social Life of Iranians

  45. Before1979 revolution

  46. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Students, Tehran University Iranian students at Berkeley University 1970

  47. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference:

  48. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Police Iranian Women Army Reference:

  49. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Ski Resorts, Tehran

  50. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Tehran Symphonic Orchestra Reference: