Category Archives: Astrolabe

Persian Landmarks

A Tour of Iran’s Most Famous Architectural Landmarks   Nasir ol-Molk is known for its pink hue | © Matt Biddulph / Flickr PONTIA FALLAHI MYPERSIANCORNER   Iran is full of landmarks whether they are cultural, historical, or natural. Architecturally speaking, though, it has been greatly influenced by both its various ruling dynasties and pre- and […]

Persian Calligraphy

Persian Art Styles The beautiful natural artistry of Persian calligraphy’s deep-seated roots in Persian history and culture. While the writing forms have undergone many changes and transformations over the centuries, the artistic beauty of expressing oneself in calligraphic writing has remained unchanged.  Historical Persian Calligraphy Ancient Persian script is called, “Script of Nails”, because the […]