Negareh: Sassanid Tisfun Taghekasra.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Sassanid Tisfun Taghekasra. Tisfun rose to prominence during the Parthian Empire in the 1st century BC, and was the seat of government for most of its...View Details»

Negareh: Tisfun Palace 1909.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Tisfun Palace 1909. Taghekasra (The arch of Kasra) is the only visible remains of the historical city of Tisfun, as the great arch located in what is...View Details»

Negareh: Chariot Tisfun.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Silhouette of a Chariot running towards Tisfun Palace.Tisfun was a major military objective for the leaders of the Roman Empire in their eastern wars....View Details»

Negareh: Sassanid Ctesiphon.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Ctesiphon's Taghe-Kasra was ancient city, in central Mesopotamia the of capital the Parthian Empire. After being destroyed by the Romans in the 1st ce...View Details»

Baghdad Conquered... 15/01/946 History
After nearly 300 years of Caliphates reign, Iranians finally become able to regain Baghdad on Jan, 15, 946. Unfortunately, the original settlement in ...View Details»

Battle of Zab: Abu Muslim Defeats Marvan 2.... 27/01/750 History
In a war between Abu Muslim and Marwan 2nd forces that lasted for two days near the Zab River, Marwan's army was defeated. Marwan was the last ruler f...View Details»

Siege of Ctesiphon/ Tisfun... 03/03/637 History
The Siege of Ctesiphon took place from January to March, 637 between the forces of Sassanid Empire and Rashidun Caliphate. Ctesiphon, located on the e...View Details»

Moving Capital From Tisfun Approved... 28/07/636 History
In a meeting at the imperial palace in Tisfun, the Iranian noblemen suggested moving the capital from Tisfun to Estakhr for security reasons. King Yaz...View Details»

Yazdgerd 3.Ascends The Throne... 16/06/632 History
Yazdgerd 3 was the 35th and the last king of the Sassanid Dynasty. His father was Shahriar whose mother was Miriam, the daughter of the Byzantine Empe...View Details»

Khosrau Parviz Executed... 03/04/628 History
The Iranian king Khosrau Parviz who was imprisoned in the Tisfun palace was executed on this day after a decision by generals, noblemen and his own so...View Details»