Iranian pilgrims; The Islamic conquest of Persia (637-651) led to the end of the Sassanid Empire. Islam has been the official religion of Iran. Iran became an Islamic republic after the Islamic Revolution of 1979. The Iranian Muslims projected many of their own Persian moral and ethical values that predates Islam into the religion, while recognizing Islam as their religion and the Prophet's son in law, Ali as an enduring symbol of justice.

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manegivi on October 6, 2010

I really like these pictures!!!! Very interesting!

kevin mcvay on October 9, 2010

Thank you manegivi for your visit and kind comments, you will always be welcome. greeting shalom57

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  • Uploaded on October 8, 2008
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    by kevin mcvay
    • Camera: SONY CYBERSHOT
    • Taken on 2003/09/20 21:39:31
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    • F/Stop: f/2.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
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