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the Christian apostle, considered as the first missionary in the Arsacid Empire.
Morteza Hosayni Dehkordi and EIr.
(Kiss me), the title of one of the most popular songs (taṣnif) of mid-twentieth century Iran.
S. H. Qasemi and EIr
the southernmost Indo-Aryan language, is spoken by more than 40 million speakers, including inhabitants of Bombay and the state of Maharashtra (Mahāraštrā) in west-central India.
a daily newspaper published in Tehran to support Reżā Khan (the future Reza Shah) in his bid for power, 1923.
a controversial and highly popular newspaper published weekly in Tehran, with frequent interruptions, from 19 August 1942 to 14 February 1947, by Mohammad Mas’ud.
Name of several Persians in Achaemenid times, as OPers. M-r-du-u-n-i-y- /Mr̥duniya-/ (DB 4.84) is rendered in Greek (Mardónios) and Latin (Mardonius).
gifted epigrapher who died prematurely at the age of 34 (1925-1960).This Article Has Images/Tables.
Daniel T. Potts
In comparison with Mesopotamia, Persia has far less proof that maritime trade was an important factor in her ancient economy.
(Iran-Pakistan Institute of Persian Studies), an institute established as per an agreement signed between the Ministry of Culture and Art (Wezārat-e farhang wa honar) of Iran and Ministry of Education and Scientific Research of Pakistan.
an elite burial ground of the late 2nd-early 1st millennium BCE in the western Caspian basin. In total, fifty-three tombs were discovered. The grave goods, numbering over 25,000 individual items, constitute the largest collection discovered from any cemetery of the Early Iron Age anywhere in the Near East.This Article Has Images/Tables.