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Apr 29, 2014

Wild Life in Iran 9 (Urdu Documentary)

In 9th Episode of Wild Life in Iran, team will go to record scenes of  Parse or Persepolis, ancient Capital of Persian -Achaemenid- Empire. Persepolis was Founded by Darius I in 518 B.C., Persepolis was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire. It was built on an immense half-artificial, half-natural terrace, where the king of kings created an impressive palace complex inspired by Mesopotamian models. The importance and quality of the monumental ruins make it a unique archaeological site.The magnificent ruins of Persepolis lie at the foot of Kuh-i-Rahmat (Mountain of Mercy) in the plain of Marv Dasht about 650 km south of the present capital city of Teheran.Persepolis was the example par excellence of the dynastic city, the symbol of  Achaemenid dynasty, which is why it was burned by the Greeks of Alexander the Great in 330. According to Plutarch, they carried away its treasures on 20,000 mules and 5,000 camels. What remains today, dominating the city, is the immense stone terrace (530 m by 330 m), half natural, half artificial, backed against the mountains. Recording team stayed there a while and took many scenes and then they also went to other ancient places in Asfahan city, where a Naqsh E Jahan Square is situated.

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