Archive for March, 2011

Demolishing Stony Structures in Isfahan

Two years ago an Iranian blogger, Shahin Sepanta, warned about what is happening to Iranian Stony Structures in Chehl-Sotoun, Isfahan. Later, chief of Chehel-Sotoun Garden Museum promissed that these stony sturucture along with Sassani stony head  will be organised to transmit and exhibit in the western balcony in the Chehel-Sotoun Garden in order to keep them [...]

March 30, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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National Identity along with Religious Views

IBN BATTUTA Mall is one of the famous and well designed malls in the UAE. Located adjacent Sheikh Zayed Road . The first thing that impresses every visitor is the idea of having separated regions . The whole mall is separated into 6 main parts each assigned a name of a country, like Egypt, China, Persia, [...]

March 29, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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What will happen to Isfahan?

Imagine a world known city with thousands of tourists each year, growing population and increasing air pollution in the 21st century. Domestic people want to keep its traditional feature in one hand and municipality wants to reduce the pollution and traffic jam on the other hand. This is the most controversial issue these days in Isfahan. During [...]

March 25, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Lights off !

  Earth Hour started in 2007 in Sydney, Australia when 2.2 million individuals and more than 2,000 businesses turned their lights off for one hour to take a stand against climate change. Only a year later and Earth Hour had become a global sustainability movement with more than 50 million people across 35 countries/territories participating. [...]

March 22, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Persian taughts, English notes

- Why ? Why I started writing in English ? Am I that much professional in English ? – No ! – Then, why ? – … It’s been more than 6 months that I’ve registered this domain and launched this website. Before that, I used to write in Persian since 2006 for 4 years [...]

March 22, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Persepolis is under serious danger

Recent rainings in Fars province caused serious threats to Persepolis, a 2500 year old Persian monument which is located near Shiraz. Persepolis is now serounded by a huge amount of rainwater. Ancient inscriptions in the Persepolis are under serious danger.  Continious erosion, growing lichens between stone fractions and gaps are irrecoverable consequences of this event. You can easily [...]

March 21, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Nowrooz, New Days for Iran

  Less than 2 hours are remained to Iranian’s New year ! It is celebrated by Persian people, including all Iranians and Central Asian people. Many customs related to this 2500 year old tradition are done during the first 13 days of spring. Families gather to gether, usually set meetings several times and finish it by a [...]

March 20, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Sand and Sun, Search and Study!

Challenge your professions in a small city with big opportunities Being student in the UAE is probably a dream of many young high school or post graduates in the region. Students are from different nationalities like Indian, Iranian and others most from GCC. Besides you get full exposure to some of the key industries in [...]

March 20, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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