Perspolis in Nowruz

Persepolis , also known as Takht-e-Jamshid was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire.Persepolis is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, persia. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BC. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the ruins of Persepolis a World Heritage Site in 1979.

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  1. Dr.Shahabaz Eghbal

    Don’t use the greek name “Persepolis” for Takhte Jamshid.Stop using unneccessary foreign word in our common language.It is a duty for real patriots.