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(1856-1927), Qajar era courtier and statesman, prime minister during the early constitutional period, and the regent during the minority of Aḥmad Shah.This Article Has Images/Tables.
(in popular parlance, Nasim-e šomāl; Breeze of the North), one of the best-known and most popular periodicals in the history of Iranian journalism.
C. Edmund Bosworth
ruler of the Samanid dynasty in Transoxiana and Khorasan between 301/914 and 331/943.
the demon of carrion, the greatest polluter of Ahura Mazdā’s world.
See KHANLARI, Parviz.
including national nature monuments, wildlife refuges, and protected areas.
a brief history from the outset to the Islamic Revolution of 1978-79.This Article Has Images/Tables.
city and district of Gujarat State, adjoining Surat. See PARSI COMMUNITIES i. Early History, ZOROASTRIANISM ii. Historical Review: from the Arab Conquest to Modern Times.
earliest moves toward establishing a navy arose out of the consequences of his military campaigns in the interior of Persia.
Sean W. Anthony
a notable Shiʿite family of Persian descent, many of whose members, like their eponymous ancestor Nawbaḵt and his son Abu Sahl Fażl, ranked among the local illuminati of Baghdad.