Narcissus Festival 2016


Farzad-Arian flower festival(5)

For centuries, in the month of February, local people of Kazerun celebrate the Festival of Narcissus. Kazerun is situated in Fars province (with Shiraz as its capital) and has 140 acres of land dedicated to the cultivation of Narcissus flower, being considered as the main locality for such production in Iran.

The festival covers the operation of cutting the flowers and preparing them to be exported to the other parts of Iran and its neighboring  countries.

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Newest Photos from Lake Urmia


Farzad Arian-Lake Urmia3 Farzad Arian-Lake Urmia-4Lake Urmia, once ranked as the sixth largest saltwater lake in the world, and the largest in the Middle East in 2003, is now almost 88% dried up. Due to poor water management, aggressive agricultural policies, and careless construction of dams and bridges and the total negligence of the Environment Organization of Iran.