The Ancient Iran

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Persia, the Ancient Iran, Naqsh-e-Rustam is an archaelogical site located about 3 Km northwest of Pesepolis. Naqsh-e-Rustam contains seven tombs which belongs to Achaemenian Kings (550-330 BC). One of those is expressly declared in its inscriptions to be the tomb of Darius I. In addition to tombs, there are also seven gigantic rock carvings in Naqsh-e-Rustam.

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