Iran: Naqsh-e Rajab

by Dzmitry Samakhvalau August. 20, 2008 2669 views

Naqsh-e Rajab or Naqsh-e Quahramanan is a place situated in the opposite side of the valley of Naqsh-e Rostam. For some time it was famous thanks to a small teahouse that was opened in the road from Shiraz to Esfahan by enterprising man Rajab. Nowadays, there is no any sign of that teahouse, but people come here to see stone reliefs of the 3rd century AD.

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Timea Nogradi 9 years ago

very nice captures. I like the4th best, it seems just sliding down stone!

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Miclaud 9 years ago

Amazing place to visit! I like the reliefs on the stones... Incredible that they survived so many years....

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Sebastian Ekdahl 9 years ago

last shot really cool :)

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Mikkal Noptek 9 years ago

Beautiful place and pictures

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Neil Rosenberger 9 years ago

Good shots of the reliefs, and thanks for the mini history lesson. cd

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Lynda 9 years ago

Stunning bone dry images??reflect the heat?? and the history. I love the purple flower against the dry background. Your photos from Iran are wonderful??especially for those of us who aren't traveling to Iran.

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Christelle 9 years ago

great !!!

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