Iran Archaic Signet of Civilization

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Iran Archaic Signet of Civilization

  1. 1. IRAN Archaic Signet of Civilization
  2. 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. 20ist.com
  3. 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. 4. General InformatIon 20ist.com
  5. 5. General Information Middle East Europe Asia Africa 20ist.com
  6. 6. General Information Middle East is an area which covers parts of west Asia and North East Africa
  7. 7. General Information Caspian Sea Persian Gulf
  8. 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. 9. General Information Iran’s Flag
  10. 10. General Information Iranian Bank Notes 20ist.com
  11. 11. General Information Race Background: Aria (Arya) Area: 1.648 million sq km (Slightly Larger than Alaska) Arable Area: about 10 % Population: 77,176,93- (Feb 2013 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%
  12. 12. General Information Capital: Tehran Calendar: Persian Calendar This year: 1392 A Solar Calendar which is more Accurate than Gregorian Clanedar Persian New Year: 21st March Official Language: Farsi (Persian) 20ist.com
  13. 13. General Information Arid Semi Arid Mountains Forests
  14. 14. BrIef HIstory
  15. 15. History Zoroaster, Iranian Prophet (1200 B.C.) Reference: Wikipedia.org
  16. 16. History Black Sea Mediterranean Sea Achaemenian Empires (3200 BCE – 330 BCE) Reference: Wikipedia.org
  17. 17. History Cyrus, the Great Darius, 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. 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: Wikipedia.org
  18. 18. History All Nations Gate, Statue of Xerxes the Great, Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital 20ist.com
  19. 19. History Persepolis, Achaemenian Capital
  20. 20. History Apadana, Achaemenian Kings Monument
  21. 21. History Pasargad, Monument of Cyrus the Great
  22. 22. History Persepolis, Achaemenian Soldiers
  23. 23. History The First Human Rights Document Ever Made by Kourosh, King of Persia Achaemenian Era Reference: Wikipedia.org
  24. 24. History The first credible claim for the development of a real postal system comes from Persia , A Post Station (Chaparkhane), Achaemenian Era Reference: wikipedia.org
  25. 25. History Black Sea Mediterranean Sea Indian Ocean The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD) Reference: wikipedia.org
  26. 26. History Shapur, King of Persia, The Sassanian Empire (602-629 AD) Reference: wikipedia.org
  27. 27. History Ctesiphopn, Sassanid Palace, Now in Iraq Reference: atlastours.net
  28. 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: wikipedia.org
  29. 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: wikipedia.org
  30. 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: wikipedia.org
  31. 31. History Safavid Dynasty, Ruled from 1501 to 1736 A.D. Reference: wikipedia.org
  32. 32. History A Safavid King Reference: wikipedia.org
  33. 33. History Ferdosi,A Famous Poet Reference: wikipedia.org
  34. 34. History A Safavid Palace, Isfahan 20ist.com
  35. 35. History Interior Design in a Safavid Palace Reference: wikipedia.org
  36. 36. History Qajar dynasty, Ruled from 1781 to 1925 B.C Reference: wikipedia.org
  37. 37. History Qajar Kings Reference: wikipedia.org
  38. 38. History Reza Shah (King Reza), 1924-1941 Mohammad Reza Shah, 1941-1979 Pahlavi Dynasty Reference: wikipedia.org
  39. 39. History King Mohammad Reza and Emress King is crowning the Emress Pahlavi Dynasty Reference: wikipedia.org
  40. 40. History Shah and President Truman, 1949 Shah and President Kennedy, 1962 President Eisenhower Visits Iran, 1959 Shah and President Lyndon, 1968 Reference: www.parstimes.com/history/shah_us/
  41. 41. History President Nixon Visits Iran, 1972 Shah and President Ford, 1975 Shah and President Nixon, 1973 Shah and President Carter, 1977 Reference: www.parstimes.com/history/shah_us/
  42. 42. History Iranian Revolution, 1979 Reference: wikipedia.org
  43. 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: wikipedia.org
  44. 44. Social life of iranianS 20ist.com
  45. 45. Before 1979 revolution 20ist.com
  46. 46. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Students, Tehran University Iranian students at Berkeley University 1970
  47. 47. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Singers and Actresses Reference: iranian.com
  48. 48. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Police Iranian Women Army Reference: iranian.com
  49. 49. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Ski Resorts, Tehran
  50. 50. Social Life Before 1979 Revolution Tehran Symphonic Orchestra Reference: worldisround.com
  51. 51. Social Life Before 1979 evolution Persian New Year, 21st of March Reference: worldisround.com
  52. 52. after 1979 revolution 20ist.com
  53. 53. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Reference: worldisround.com
  54. 54. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Youth Participating in Presidential Polls
  55. 55. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Ordinary People
  56. 56. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Fashions
  57. 57. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Soccer Players Iranian Women Rugby Players Reference: Associated Press Fars News Agency
  58. 58. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Wrestling Team Iranian Soccer Team 20ist.com
  59. 59. Iranian Soccer Team 2013
  60. 60. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian Women Ice Skaters Iranian Women Car Racers Reference: worldisround.com
  61. 61. Social Life after 1979 Revolution Iranian People Sympathetic with American People after September 11 Teharn
  62. 62. art and iranianS 20ist.com
  63. 63. Art and Iranians Iranian Miniature Reference: iranonline.com
  64. 64. Art and Iranians Hand-knotted Persian Silk/wool Rug Reference: manhattanrugs.com
  65. 65. Art and Iranians Blue Tile Works Reference: manhattanrugs.com
  66. 66. Art and Iranians Handicraft Copper Works Reference: salamiran.org
  67. 67. famouS iranianS 20ist.com
  68. 68. Famous Iranians Ezatolah Entezami The Best Actor in Iran Dr. M. Hosien Mandegar Heart Surgeon Dr. Jalali IT Professor Abbas Kiarostami The Famous Director Reference: wikipedia.org
  69. 69. Famous Iranians Dr. Firouz Naderi Prof. Sadeghi Associate director of NASA’s Heart Surgeon Dr. Ehsan Yarshater Shoreh Aghdashloo Chief of Encyclopaedia Iranica The Famous Actor Reference: wikipedia.org
  70. 70. Famous Iranians Christiane Amanpour Anousheh Ansari Chief International Correspondent for the CNN First Female Private Space Tourism Dr. Ghasem Asrar Bijan Davari Associate Administrator for Earth Science of NASA IBM Fellow and Vice President Reference: wikipedia.org
  71. 71. Famous Iranians Hossein Eslambolchi Prof. Mohammad Jamshidi Chief Technology Officer and Chief Information Officer of AT&T A Member of the Advisory board of the NASA JPL's MARS Pathfinder Project Prof. Ali Javan Inventor of Solid Laser in 1960 Maria Khorsand President of Ericsson Company Reference: wikipedia.org
  72. 72. Famous Iranians Omid Kordestani Prof. Lotfi Zadeh Senior Vice President for Worldwide Sales and Field Operations of Google Father of Fuzzy Logic Theorem, UC Berkley Professor Farzad Nazem Pierre M. Omidyar Executive Vice President of Yahoo! Founder and Chairman of the eBay Reference: wikipedia.org
  73. 73. Famous Iranians Faryar Shirzad Azadeh Tabazadeh Senior Research Scientist, Earth Science Division, NASA Former White House Deputy Assistant for International Economic Affairs to President George W. Bush Shirin Ebadi Bijan Pakzad (Bijan) The First Iranian and the First Muslim Woman To Receive Designer of Menswear and Fragrances the Nobel Peace Prize Owner of the most expensive store in the world in Beverly Hills, CA Reference: wikipedia.org
  74. 74. IranIans Is Usa 20ist.com
  75. 75. Iranian Soccer Fans in World Cup 2006 U.S.A
  76. 76. natUral scenery
  77. 77. Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
  78. 78. Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
  79. 79. Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net Fars News Agency
  80. 80. Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
  81. 81. Natural Scenery 20ist.com
  82. 82. Natural Scenery Cheshmeh Sort
  83. 83. Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
  84. 84. Natural Scenery Reference: dreamview.net
  85. 85. toUrIsm attractIons 20ist.com
  86. 86. Tourism Attractions Chehel sotun, Esfahan Imam Square, Esfahan Reference: dreamview.net
  87. 87. Tourism Attractions A mosque, Esfahan Eram Garden, Shiraz Reference: dreamview.net shirazcity.org
  88. 88. Tourism Attractions Interior Design of mosques Reference: dreamview.net
  89. 89. Tourism Attractions Naqsh Jahan Square, Esfahan
  90. 90. Tourism Attractions Ahwaz Bridge, Ahwaz Alisadr Cave, Hamedan An Ancient Chruch, Isfahan Eel Goli, Tabriz Reference: dreamview.net
  91. 91. Tourism Attractions Ferdowsi Monument, Mashad Ali Qapu, Esfahan Sioseh Pol(33 Bridges), Esfahan Khajoo Bridge Esfahan Reference: dreamview.net gettyiamges.com
  92. 92. Tourism Attractions Namak Abrood resort, Northern Iran Hafez Monument, Shiraz Reference: dreamview.net flicker.com
  93. 93. Tourism Attractions Imam Reza holly shrine (All made of gold and silver), Mashad Reference: wildrussia.spb.ru
  94. 94. Tourism Attractions Kalut, the Biggest Cloddish Town of the World Reference: CHN Photo Agency
  95. 95. Tourism Attractions Iranian Cappadocia: Kandovan Reference: mandalay.pl tourism.chn.ir
  96. 96. Tourism Attractions Salt Lake, Uromieh Salt Lake, Uromieh Reference: iranchamber.com flicker.com
  97. 97. Tourism Attractions Qeshm Island Reference: flicker.com
  98. 98. Tourism Attractions Dolphin Park, Kish Island Reference: flicker.com
  99. 99. Tourism Attractions Underground Town of Kariz, Kish Island Reference: kishtpc.com
  100. 100. tehran capItal of Iran 20ist.com
  101. 101. Tehran Reference: dreamview.com flicker.com
  102. 102. Tehran Reference: dreamview.com
  103. 103. Tehran Reference: flicker.com
  104. 104. Tehran Reference: flicker.com bia2.com
  105. 105. Tehran Reference: flicker.com
  106. 106. Tehran Reference: flicker.com
  107. 107. Tehran Reference: flicker.com
  108. 108. Tehran Reference: flicker.com
  109. 109. Tehran Samand, Iran made Car Reference: worldisround.com
  110. 110. Tehran Azadi Soccer Stadium Capacity 100,000, Tehran Reference: worldisround.com
  111. 111. Tehran Subway Stations in Tehran Reference: tehranmetro.com
  112. 112. Iranians in USA • In 1990 about 1,100,000 Iranians have been living in USA. • In 1979, Iran has had the most student population abroad among all other countries and the most number of foreign students in US. • 46% of Iranians in US have bachelor’s degree or higher. Reference: google.com
  113. 113. Iranians in USA • It is estimated that about 800,000 Iranians live in California. • The most population of Iranians, about 600,000, live in Los Angeles which is called “Tehrangeles” (Tehran-Los Angeles). • Iranians live in Westwood district of L.A. Which is called “Little Persia” and is one of the most expensive districts of L.A. Reference: google.com wikipedia.org
  114. 114. Persian words in english language 20ist.com
  115. 115. Persian Words in English Language More than 500 Persian Words is estimated in English Language. of them are as follows: Algorithm (Khwarazmi) Beggar (bi-kaar) Bronze (birinj) Better (Behtar) Best (Beh ast) Candy (Ghandy) Caravan (kārawān) Cash (karsha) Caviar (khaviyar) Cheque(Check) (Chek) Chess (shah) Cow (Gav) Door (Darb) Guitar (Sitar) Far (Far) Further (Fartar) Reference: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_English_words_of_Persian_origin
  116. 116. Persian Words in English Language Jackal (shaghāl) Jasmine (yasmin) Khaki (khaki) Kebab (Kabab) Lemon (limoo) Lips (Lab) Magic (maguš) Orange (nāranj) Pajamas (pāë jāmah) Paradise (pairidaeza) Sandal (sandal) Sherry Spinach (aspanakh) Sugar (shakar) Reference: (Shiraz) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_English_words_of_Persian_origin
  117. 117. The City of Tehran
  118. 118. Azadi Square (50,000 sqm) marks the entrance to the city
  119. 119. A major road
  120. 120. Old parts of the city
  121. 121. The old city gate
  122. 122. Residential Condos
  123. 123. A gloomy day
  124. 124. Milad Tower 20ist.com
  125. 125. Tehran Tower 20ist.com
  126. 126. Statue of Biruni (Persian astronmer) in The Park of Statues
  127. 127. A park in the north of the city 20ist.com
  128. 128. This is the largest mosque in Tehran It has eight distinctive minarets featuring original Persian mosque
  129. 129. This synagogue has a Torah that is 800 years old
  130. 130. The Iranian Parliament 20ist.com
  131. 131. Tehran conference hall
  132. 132. The National Library 20ist.com
  133. 133. Collections in the Museum 20ist.com
  134. 134. The Museum of Contemporary Art holds the largest collection of western art outside Europe and US, worth $3.0 billion
  135. 135. The jewellery Museum The world's most precious jewellery collection, holding the biggest pink diamond in the world. It is a must see!
  136. 136. The Glass and Ceramic Museum 20ist.com
  137. 137. Golestan Palace was built in the 16th century and renovated in the 18th century
  138. 138. The main palace hall 20ist.com
  139. 139. Tehran Symphony Orchestra 20ist.com
  140. 140. Cinema complex 20ist.com
  141. 141. A restaurant with pre Islamic architecture 20ist.com
  142. 142. The world's largest revolving restaurant 20ist.com
  143. 143. Azadi sports complex with capacity of 100,000
  144. 144. The cable car which starts from Tehran and ends in Tochal Ski Resort at 3900m. It is one of the longest and most scenic.
  145. 145. A popular dam outside the city 20ist.com
  146. 146. The memorial shelter of Kolak Chal at 3300m. Every break of the shelter wall represents a school in Iran
  147. 147. IRAN My Soul, My Heart, My Roots The paper says: It was always for us, it always be for us. Thank you for watching 20ist.com

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