Kerman

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period quot

-Iran" The Ottoman sultans addressed him as ''the king of Persian lands and the heir to Jamshid and Kaykhusraw (Kaykhusraw (disambiguation)). "Iranian identity iii. Medieval Islamic period" in Encyclopedia Iranica: "The Safavid kings called themselves, among other appellations, the "heart of the shrine of ʿAli" (''kalb-e āstān-e ʿAli

" "Armenia-Ancient Period" - ''US Library of Congress Country Studies'' (retrieved 23 June 2006) Strabo, "Geography" - ''Perseus Digital Library'', Tufts University (retrieved 24 June 2006). Caucasian Albanians established

. Following the decline of the Seleucids in Persia in 247 BCE, an Armenian Kingdom (Kingdom of Armenia (antiquity)) exercised control over parts of modern Azerbaijan between 190 BCE to 428 CE. "Armenia-Ancient Period" – ''US Library of Congress Country Studies'' (retrieved 23 June 2006) http


large+track

*Sirch Ski resort *Kerman Horseback Riding Club *International Kart racing track: This track is one of the most standard Kart racing tracks in Iran. *international Large track cycling (under construction) Media Kerman is the media center of the Kerman Province There are many newspapers that are published in the city,such as Kerman Emruz(Kerman Today),Bidari, and Hadis.Pasargad is also a weekly newspaper. Kerman has an 24hr active TV channel known as Kerman channel or The 5th


teaching music

. As soon as Ali-Naqi Vaziri established his School of Music, Khāleghi left school and joined Vaziri's school, where he studied for eight years. Soon he became his master's assistant and was placed in charge of teaching music theory. He later continued his education and obtained a B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) degree in Persian Language and Literature (Persian Literature) from the University of Tehran. DATE OF BIRTH 1906-? PLACE OF BIRTH Kerman, Iran DATE OF DEATH


nearby temple

the term "Maiden" refers. After capturing Isfahan (Isfahan (city)) and Kerman from the Parthians, Ardashir (re)built the city of ''Gur'' near the castle in Firouzabad, making it his capital. After defeating Ardavan V ( Artabanus V ), the Parthian (Parthia) king in a great battle in 224 AD, he built the Palace of Ardashir nearby the Ghal'eh Dokhtar structure. Ardashir's grandfather was a prominent priest of the Goddess Anahita at the nearby temple of Darabgird


ancient stone

- valign "top" class wikitable - !Year !Population - 1896 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 40,228 - 1906 style "text-align:right;" 55,000 - 1916 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 52,154 - 1926 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 55,048 - 1936 style "text-align:right;" 75,000 - 1946 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 97,363 - 1956 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 101,716 - 1966 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 140,761 - 1976 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 254,786 - 1986 style "text-align:right;" 310,000 - 1991 style "text-align:right;" 350,000 - 1996 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 384,991 valign "top" class wikitable - ! Year ! Population - 2001 style "text-align:right;" 450,000 - 2006 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 515,414 - 2011 ¹ style "text-align:right;" 734,441 ¹ official census results Government Politics in Kerman are influenced by the former President (President of Iran) Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, his brother and Vice President Mohammad Hashemi Rafsanjani and Hossein Marashi, both from the nearby Rafsanjan. Mohammad Javad Bahonar was born in Kerman, He was an Iranian scholar, Shiite theologian and politician who served as the Prime minister of Iran from 15 to 30 August 1981 when he was assassinated by Mujahideen-e Khalq (MEK). Colleges and universities *Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman is one of Iran's technological institutions. * Kerman Graduate University of Technology is a graduate-level degree-granting institution. * S hahid Chamran Technical College of Kerman * Payam Noor University of Kerman * Kerman University of Medical Sciences * Islamic Azad University of Kerman * Kerman Khaje-Nasir Higher Education Center Sport The city is home to many athletic teams in different fields. Sanat Mes Kerman FC is the major Soccer team of the city.They were promoted to Iran's top league, the IPL (Iran Pro League), in the 2005-06 season. The team is named after and sponsored by Kerman's copper industries.This team have a history participating in the AFC Champions League. Also many famous soccer players were born in Kerman. Mes handball team is present in the top league. MES cycling team is present in the top league of cycling in the country. MES chess team is present in the first league of the country. The city's baseball team known as the "Boshra Baseball Academy" won the country's baseball cup for the first time in 2013.


programs leading

colleges and research institutes of the university. There is about 140,000 square meters physical space available. There are about 100 different disciplines available for the students to choose from, which offers programs leading to B.A., B.Sc., M.A., M.Sc., D.V.M.,or Ph.D. degrees. There are 400 faculty members, and 1000 regular employees at the university. * '''Afzali Pour (Kerman) University of Medical Sciences''' * '''Azad University of Kerman'''


strong cultural

it the 10th most populous city of Iran. WikiPedia:kerman fa:کرمان


book book

in the Middle Persian book ''Book of Deeds of Ardeshir Son of Papak''. This story is later confirmed by Ferdowsi's ''Shahnameh''. This theory suggests that Sasan married the daughter of Papak after the latter discovers that Sasan is of royal Achaemenid descent. Hence Ardashir was born. From here onwards Sasan disappears from the story and Papak is considered the father. Ardashir helped Papak conquer some parts of Fars. It is possible that after Papak's death, his son Shapur, had a short


ancient period

" "Armenia-Ancient Period" - ''US Library of Congress Country Studies'' (retrieved 23 June 2006) Strabo, "Geography" - ''Perseus Digital Library'', Tufts University (retrieved 24 June 2006). Caucasian Albanians established

. Following the decline of the Seleucids in Persia in 247 BCE, an Armenian Kingdom (Kingdom of Armenia (antiquity)) exercised control over parts of modern Azerbaijan between 190 BCE to 428 CE. "Armenia-Ancient Period" – ''US Library of Congress Country Studies'' (retrieved 23 June 2006) http


culture+prominent

in the 15th century. Even today, Parsis maintain a cultural relationship with Iran, travelling to the cities of Tehran, Yazd and Kerman in Iran for pilgrimage. In the modern era, the Parsi community have contributed significantly to India and Pakistan in the areas of politics, industry, science, and culture. Prominent Indian Parsis include Dadabhai Naoroji (three times president of Indian National Congress), Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, nuclear energy scientist Homi Bhabha

Kerman

'''Kerman''' (

It is the largest and most developed city in the Kerman Province and the most important city in South-East Iran. It is one of the largest cities of Iran in terms of area. Kerman is famous for its long history and strong cultural heritage. The city is home to many historic mosques and Zoroastrian fire temples. Kerman is also on the list of the recent world's 1000 cleanest cities. Kerman is also a former capital of Iran, a position that it held during several periods. It is located on a large, flat plain, 1,036 km (643 mi) south of Tehran, the capital of Iran.

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