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    • Dell Foltz

      enigma-57:A pair of Lamassus, bulls with the heads of bearded men, Gate of All Nations, or Gate of Xerxes palace, in the ancient city of Persepolis, northeast of the modern city of Shiraz, Iran.

    • Eureka Shion

      Persepolis. Persian Empire ruins in Shiraz, Iran. So lucky to have visited a major historical site of Persia's history

    • Jane Stuart

      Persepolis by moonlight, Iran. Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC) situated 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date from around 515 BC.

    • Olivia Sild

      Persepolis, Iran – Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC). Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date from around 515 BCE. UNESCO declared the citadel of Persepolis a World Heritage Site in 1979.

    • Saba Massoudinejad

      Persepolis, Iran. Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550-330 BCE). Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. In contemporary Persian, the site is known as Takht-e Jamshid (Throne of Jamshid). The earliest remains of Persepolis date from around 515 BCE. To the ancient Persians, the city was known as Pārsa, which means "The City of Persians".

    • Ranaa Fattahi

      Takht e Jamshid(Persepolis) , Shiraz,Iran

    • Cug D

      Ancient ruins, places. Iran. Persepolis

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