Quranabad is a village near the southern Iranian city of Shiraz where 63 villagers are memorizers of the entire Quran.
The first season of archeological explorations in Anjiri Cave in Marvdasht, southern Iranian province of Fars, ended with the discovery of stone hand cuttings dating back to the Neolithic and Paleolithic eras.
Shahr-e Kord, a city in southern Iran, is seeking to have its name on the UNESCO list as the world’s feltmaking hub.
Austrian university delegation arrived yesterday in Iran to visit Amirkabir University of Technology, Shahid Beheshti University, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University and Kharazmi University.
Several stalls at the ongoing World Book Fair in New Delhi have books on Islam to communicate the true meaning of the religion and in a bid to spread peace.
The Iranian Cultural Center in Berlin, Germany plans to organize a Quran competition later this month.