Giant Griffin, Persepolis, Iran (c.518-465 BCE) The Huma (Persian: هما‎‎, pronounced Homā, Avestan: Homāio), also Homa, is a mythical bird of Iranian legends and fables,and continuing as a common motif in Sufi and Diwan poetry. Although there are many legends of the creature, common to all is that the bird is said to never alight on the ground, and instead to live its entire life flying invisibly high above the earth #persepolis#iran#art#ancient #history#mesopotamia

Giant Griffin, Persepolis, Iran (c.518-465 BCE) The Huma (Persian: هما‎‎, pronounced Homā, Avestan: Homāio), also Homa, is a mythical bird of Iranian legends and fables,and continuing as a common motif in Sufi and Diwan poetry. Although there are many legends of the creature, common to all is that the bird is said to never alight on the ground, and instead to live its entire life flying invisibly high above the earth #persepolis#iran#art#ancient #history#mesopotamia

Pasargadae, which literally means the residence of the Persians, is seen as the first capital city of the Achaemenid Empire. It is believed the rectangular tomb in Pasargadae holds the body of Cyrus the Great, an Achaemenid king who wrote down the first charter of human rights.  #rediscoveriran #persiaport #Travel #Iran #Pasargadae #cyrus

Pasargadae, which literally means the residence of the Persians, is seen as the first capital city of the Achaemenid Empire. It is believed the rectangular tomb in Pasargadae holds the body of Cyrus the Great, an Achaemenid king who wrote down the first charter of human rights. #rediscoveriran #persiaport #Travel #Iran #Pasargadae #cyrus

The 10,000 Persian Immortals! #Immortals #Infographic #Persia #Achaemenid #Empire #History #MrPsWHE  https://www.facebook.com/MrPsWorldHistoryEmporium/

The 10,000 Persian Immortals! #Immortals #Infographic #Persia #Achaemenid #Empire #History #MrPsWHE https://www.facebook.com/MrPsWorldHistoryEmporium/

. Persia empire  Persepolis, Iran Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC). Www.invitationtoiran.com/persepolis . . .  #Iran #invitationtoiran  #peace #Iran_tourism #irantrip #tourism  #tourist #persian #invitation_to_iran  #travelling #traveler  #travel #persia #persian_people #traveliran #persiaempire  #persian #traveliran #travel_iran #peace_iran #peacsIran #peacepersian #persepolis  #traditionalfood  #iranissafe #Iran_tourism

. Persia empire Persepolis, Iran Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC). Www.invitationtoiran.com/persepolis . . . #Iran #invitationtoiran #peace #Iran_tourism #irantrip #tourism #tourist #persian #invitation_to_iran #travelling #traveler #travel #persia #persian_people #traveliran #persiaempire #persian #traveliran #travel_iran #peace_iran #peacsIran #peacepersian #persepolis #traditionalfood #iranissafe #Iran_tourism

Achaemenid Gold Earring Hoops  (500 BC - 400 BC)   //  The Curator's Eye: Ancient Art

Achaemenid Gold Earring Hoops BC - 400 BC) Archaemenid also known as the First Persian Empire, was a Persian empire in Western Asia, founded in the century BC by Cyrus the Great who overthrew the Median confederation.

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