Persian Empire

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an empire in southern Asia created by Cyrus the Great in the 6th century BC and destroyed by Alexander the Great in the 4th century BC


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Again, the legacy of ancient Iranian convention is striking, as written about Sasanian shahanshahs in a later ninth-century description of the ideal temporal arrangement, which culminates not in a "highest religious authority" but "over whom is the King of Kings the ruler of the world" (Skand Gumanig Wizar, "Doubt-Dispelling Exposition," 1:19).
Hedijan is the name of an ancient Iranian city in Southeastern Khuzestan province and to the North of the Persian Gulf.
In total, according to what is stated the most important effective factor on the ancient Iranian architectural forms in the Persian style was the strong and centralized political and economic system that has been expressed in Table (3).
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The celebration is linked back to the primal concept of Light and Good against Darkness and Evil in the ancient Iranian religion of Zoroastrianism.
In 'Meadows,' I was inspired by ancient Iranian literature, [which, during its long relationship to political oppression], achieved a certain aesthetic approach to metaphor.
The Spanish version of the ancient Iranian poet Ferdowsi's epic masterpiece The Shahnameh was recently displayed at the Venezuela pavilion during the 26th Tehran International Book Fair in May, Sarsangi noted.
Since its inception, the Foundation has donated in excess of $550,000, with the goal of raising $1 million to promote Ancient Iranian Studies at Harvard University, enabling Iranian students to pursue or continue their post-graduate education in the ancient history, culture, and languages of their homeland.
The textile section of the auction has a rare pair of silk lampas trousers from the ancient Iranian civilisation called Sogdiana.
The monarch's youngest son, Alireza, was born in Tehran, then attended schools in New York, Cairo and western Massachusetts before going on to study music at an undergraduate at Princeton University, ancient Iranian studies as a graduate student at Columbia University and postgraduate work at Harvard University.
where he received a Bachelor's degree from Princeton University, a Masters of Arts degree from Columbia University, and studied at Harvard University as a PhD student in ancient Iranian studies and philology.
Pahlavi had attended Harvard University in pursuit of a PhD in Ancient Iranian studies.
He marched 22,000 miles from Greece to India and back to Babylon, invading the ancient Iranian city of Persepolis along the way.
Nowruz, which means New Day, is the traditional ancient Iranian festival and also the start of Iranian New Year.
Norouz is the traditional ancient Iranian festival and also the start day
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