• زورخانه صاحب الزمان یزد 2018-05-25 14:29

    By: Milad Raf'at

    Saheb al-Zaman Zurkhaneh

    YAZD, May 25 (MNA) – Saheb al-Zaman Zurkhaneh (house of strength) is located in Yazd, Iranian central province, where noblemen exercise using heavy wooden clubs to build muscle. The practitioners of this ancient sport are expected to display chivalrous values and embrace high integrity.

  • مسجد جامع یزد 2018-04-21 17:29

    By: Milad Rafat

    Yazd Grand Mosque

    YAZD, Apr. 21 (MNA) – The fascinating Grand Mosque of Yazd is in the southern Iranian province of Yazd and it is depicted on the Iranian 200 rials banknote as a manifestation of Iranian-Islamic architecture. It was built in 12th century at the time of Timurid Empire also known as Gurkani.

  • دومين نمايشگاه گل و گياه در يزد 2018-04-16 10:41

    By: Abolfazl Mohammadi

    Flowers exhibition in Yazd

    TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – The second exhibition of flowers and house plants is underway in southeastern Iranian city of Yazd.

  • Isfahan 2018-04-07 13:10

    ‘Silk Road’ train carrying foreign tourists arrives in Isfahan

    TEHRAN, Apr. 07 (MNA) – The ‘Silk Road’ train carrying foreign tourists arrived in the tourist city of Isfahan in central Iran on Friday evening.

  • شکوفه های زمستانی 2018-02-19 10:43

    By: Abolfazl Mohammadi

    Winter flowering bulbs

    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – While more than a month remains to year end and the beginning of spring, almond trees have blossomed in the villages of Yazd province, making farmers worried about the frostbite of their produce despite frequent droughts.

  • سفر اسحاق جهانگیری معاون اول رئيس جمهور به استان البرز 2018-02-03 19:22

    Two industrial plants opened in Yazd

    TEHRAN, Feb. 03 (MNA) – Iranian First Vice-President Es’hagh Jahangiri opened two new industrial units on Saturday in Ardakan County of Iranian province of Yazd.

  • جشن سده زرتشتیان یزد‎ 2018-01-31 13:18

    By: Aboulfazl Mohammadi

    Zoroastrians celebrate annual feast of Sadeh in Yazd

    TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Iranian central province of Yazd homes a big share of Iranian Zoroastrians. Zoroastrians celebrated the religious feast of "Jashn-e Sadeh" on Tuesday by burning firewood on an open space to signify the coming of spring and as a symbolic token of the eternal fight with mischief. The feast is marked on the tenth day of the eleventh month of Iranian calendar annually.

  • اولین دوره مسابقات ملی سازه های کنسروی در یزد‎ 2017-12-03 13:24

    Can Construction event in Yazd sets new Guinness Record

    YAZD, Dec. 03 (MNA) – The first edition of National Can Construction Competitions was held in the central Iranian city of Yazd where the world’s largest can construction was built with representatives of Guinness World Records in attendants.

  • حجت الاسلام مجتبی ذوالنور رئیس کمیته هسته ای مجلس 2017-12-01 14:25

    Parl. Nuclear Committee to visit Isfahan UCF

    TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – Head of Iranian Parliament’s Nuclear Committee said members of the Committee will make a visit to Uranium Conversion Facility (UCF) of Isfahan on December 04.

  • کمک زرتشتیان یزد به زلزله زدگان غرب کشور 2017-11-19 12:24

    By: Abolfazl Mohammadi

    Zoroastrians send aid to quake-hit fellow Iranians

    TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (MNA) – Zoroastrians of Iran, who have a large community in the ancient city of Yazd in central Iran, collected and sent their first cargo of relief for the quake stricken fellow Iranians in western province of Kermanshah where the Nov. 12 earthquake claimed the lives of around 500 and left around 9000 homeless.

  • هفته نخست لیگ اسکواش آقایان کشور به میزبانی یزد 2017-11-17 16:47

    By: Abolfazl Mohammadi

    Yazd plays host to national squash league

    YAZD, Nov. 17 (MNA) – The first week of National Men’s Squash League was held over two days in the central Iranian city of Yazd where eight team from various provinces faced rivals.

  • جشنواره کشوری پاراگلایدر‎ در یزد 2017-11-05 10:46

    By: Abolfazl Mohammadi

    Yazd hosts National Paragliding Festival

    YAZD, Nov. 05 (MNA) – Yazd province in central Iran played host to National Paragliding Festival.The province is a budding destination for countrywide aeronautical athletes and associated tourists in autumn due to its mild and favorable weather conditions.

  • سراي خان كهنه يزد 2017-10-16 20:43

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Yazd, manifestation of ancient civilization

    TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (MNA) – Yazd is the first adobe city in the world and is the second historical city after Venice, Italy.

  • حضور گردشگران خارجی در عزاداری عاشورای حسینی شهر یزد 2017-10-03 12:18

    By: Abolfazl Mohammadi

    Foreign tourists attend Ashura mourning in Yazd

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – A large number of foreign tourists from different countries attended the mourning ceremony of Imam Hossein (AS) in Yazd.

  • کاروانسرای شاه عباسی ابوزیدآباد 2017-09-26 13:16

    By: Milad Rafat

    Shah Abbasi Caravanserai

    MEYBOD, Sep. 26 (MNA) – Shah Abbasi Caravanserai is a roadside inn, located in Meybod, Yazd, Iran, and is one of the important structures during Safavid era. The place is made of brick with four veranda method. The building is made up of covered passageways, exterior verandas, vestibule, central yard and one hundred rooms.

  • indonesia 2017-08-28 12:31

    Iran, Indonesia to boost economic ties

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Indonesian ambassador to Iran said trade turnover between Tehran and Jakarta, which stood at $338 million in 2016, could rise to a total 600 million dollars by the end of 2017.

  • معدن 2017-07-18 12:23

    Industry min. inaugurates Iran’s largest lead, zinc mine

    TEHRAN, Jul. 18 (MNA) – Extraction from Iran’s largest and the world’s second largest lead and zinc reserve began today at a ceremony attended by Industry Minister Nematzadeh.

  • yazd 2017-07-09 22:12

    Yazd enters UNESCO’s World Heritage List

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – The World Heritage Committee unanimously placed Yazd city in Iran on World Heritage List during its 41st session in Krakow, Poland.

  • حمام قديمي 2016-08-09 15:40

    Basement bathroom unearthed in Yazd

    YAZD, Aug. 09 (MNA) – A professor of the Faculty of Arts and Architecture, University of Yazd has announced a 200-year-old bathroom in the basement of a Qajar-era building has been uncovered.

  • شهر یزد 2016-05-17 08:51

    By: Iman Maleki

    Tourist attractions of Yazd

    YAZD, May 17 (MNA) – The capital of Yazd province has a unique Persian architecture. The historical city is nicknamed the city of wind catchers because of its ancient Persian wind catchers.

  • سفر استانی رئیس جمهور به استان کردستان 2016-03-07 16:11


    Country’s security indebted to IRGC, Basij

    YAZD, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has told public in desert city of Yazd his government has run the country with lower oil prices.