I grew up in Christian home and an iranian home. Its hard to choose between the customs of each religion. Do I wear a traditional head covering..

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Ahura Mazda. the Iranian sky god, the Wise Lord, and god of order, depicted as a bearded man on a winged disk, was the principal god of the ancient Zoroastrians. He was one of the Indo-Iranian spiritual lords who also included Mithra and Varuna. Achaemenid Persians worshiped him as Ahuramazda, giver of kingship. Later dynasties worshiped him as a perfect and omniscient spirit. He came to be depicted in human form.

Language: In this image you can see all of the Farsi letters and all 4 of their forms.There are 32 letters in the Farsi alphabet, but unlike our alphabet each letter is written differently depending on where it is in a sentence.This means if you were to learn to write in Farsi, you would have to memorize 32 letters x 4 forms to know how to write Farsi and that would equal 128 different characters to memorize!

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Jameh Mosque of Isfahan, Iran The Jāmeh Mosque of Isfahān (Persian: مسجد جامع اصفهان‎ – Masjid-e-Jāmeh Isfahān) is the grand, congregational mosque (Jāmeh) of Isfahān city, within Isfahān Province, Iran. The mosque is the result of continual construction, reconstruction, additions and renovations on the site from around 771 to the end of the 20th century.

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Persian Religion - Zoroastrianism is the pre-islamic religion of Persia. It was founded by an Iranian prophet in 6th century BC. The religion contains the concept of one God and is likely to have been influenced by major Western religions.

Malak Jân Nemati (or Malek Jân Nemati). She was born in 1906 in Jeyhounabad, a village in Iranian Kurdistan. Also known as Sheikh Jâni and Saint Jani, she was a charismatic figure and a mystical writer and poet in Kurdish and Persian language. #Islam #Sufism #Esoterism #Mysticism #Spirituality #God #Religion #Allah #saint

The Kashf Al-Mahjub: The Oldest Persian Treatise On Sufism - Spirituality - Religion & Spirituality

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