Iran Religous Attractions

Iran, as a great & ancient land with the enormous written history hosted different religions .  Still the religion has a main Role and effect in all Iranians lifestyle . we have magnificent monuments remained from centuries in all parts of Iran belonging to different religion followers such as Muslims , Jews , Christians , Zoroastrians etc.   religion & religious beleifs has been always a main characteristic in all Persian empires , goverors & states during the history . Achaemenids  ( 550 – 330 BC ), Parthian  ( 224 BC – 247 AD ), Sassanians ( 224-651 ) were all Zoroastrian based empires . after Arabic invasions , Islam was the souvenir to the Iranians & since that time on , all the empires , dynasties & states were Islamic based rulers .  

Despite Iran legislation , laws & government is based on Islamic rules & regulations , other religion followers are also live in Iran in piece & satisfaction . 90 percent of Iran population is Muslims , which means most of Iranian religious attractions belongs to them but there are some important other attractions with both religious & historical importance of jews , Christians & Zoroastrians.  

As below there are some few main recommended places where you can visit during your stay in Iran . we tried to guide you with some basic information . if you need any more details please contact us .

January 19, 2015

Chak Chak Temple

  Chak Chak Temple Yazd Zoroastrianism was the main religion in Persia before Islam conquered the country in around 650 AD. Still there is a population […]
January 19, 2015

Saint Stepanos Monastery in West Azerbaijan

Saint Stepanos Monastery Saint Stepanos church is an important armenian christians church located in north west of Iran in west azerbaijan province . it is located […]
January 19, 2015

Imam Khomeini Tomb in Tehran

Imam Khomeini Tomb Tehran The imam Khomeini mausoleum is located in south part of Tehran near Tehran’s main cemetery in an area of 5000 acres . […]
November 14, 2014

Jamkaran mosque in Qom

Jamkaran mosque Qom Jamkaran mosque is a very well known worship locations of Shiite Muslims just 6 km from Qom city . Tens of thousands visit […]
November 14, 2014
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Abdol Azim Shrine in Tehran

  Abdol Azim shrine Tehran Abdol Azim shrine Tehran (حرم عبدالعظیم حسنی) is a historical & religious attraction of Tehran which is located in south east […]
November 12, 2014
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Saleh Mausoleum

Saleh Mausoleum  Saleh mausoleum is one of the most visited religious shrines in Tehran with daily approximately 30000 visitors . Saleh is the son of Imam […]
November 11, 2014

Imam Reza Holy Shrine Mashhad

Imam Reza Holy Shrine  Imam Reza shrine in Mashhad, Iran is a complex which contains the mausoleum of Imam Reza, the eighth Imam of Twelver Shi’ites. It is the largest mosque in the world by dimension […]
October 10, 2014

Saint Sarkis Cathedral

 Saint Sarkis Cathedral Saint Sarkis Cathedral is an Armenian Apostolic church in Tehran, Iran. The construction of St. Sarkis Church in Tehran began from 1964 and was complete by 1970. The church was […]
October 6, 2014
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Shah cheragh Holy shrine in Shiraz

Shah cheragh Holy shrine Shah Cheragh is a funerary monument and mosque in Shiraz, Iran, housing the tomb of the brothers Ahmad and Muhammad ( Shiia muslim’s 8th imam […]
October 4, 2014
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vank cathedral Isfahan

Vank Cathedral Isfahan Holy Savior Cathedral , also known as Vank Cathedral and The Church of the Saintly Sisters, is a cathedral in Isfahan, Iran. Vank means “monastery” or “convent” in the Armenian language. Vank Cathedral […]

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