Iran is one of the countries that has undergone rapid and great changes in the fashion industry and cosmetics use in the last hundred years
Persian musical instruments play a vital role in the unique rhythm of Persian traditional music. Here’s a list of 10 famous Iranian instruments.
Iranian social behavior mostly comes from religious and cultural backgrounds. Iran as a Muslim- Shia country has its own unique rules.
You are about to listen to some of the greatest Iranian songs made in recent years. You can see what they are about and why they are top songs
The discoveries of Iranians caused lots of other improvements not only in Iran, but also in the world. Here are the 10 best Iranian inventions
Calligraphy is one of the most famous arts in Iran. It has a really long history which leads us to the 7th century. In the post-Islamic era, Arabic writing-forms found its way into Iran and made a great change in Iranian writing and alphabet. The results are 32 letters which are currently in use for […]
Iranians have long used traditional and natural remedies to cure all sort of illnesses. The tradition of herbal medicine goes back several thousand years and recently there has been a sudden growth in Attaris, shops selling medicinal or culinary plants and herbs. The Middle East is known as one of the most well practicing regions […]
The thing about Taarof is that it can put you (and a local) in an awkward situation if you’re not familiar with it. Many social behaviors in Iran are influenced by the tradition of Taarof, which involves politeness as a form of respect. It is form of exaggerated politeness. Should you encounter a shopkeeper or […]
Persian language: This applies to all countries that you travel to, really. Learning some Persian words (and also the numerals) will go a long way. Greet someone by saying “salam” and thank them by saying “merci”. Some cool words you can use include “chandeh” which means how much, “baleh” which means yes, and “khosh-mazeh” which […]