A Week-end Ritual (Eynali daği, Tabriz, تبریز)

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Eynali was a barren mountain on top of which there was a huge white rectangular antenna facing Tabriz city. The old building was claimed to be a shrine that housed the burial site of an Imamzadeh (a descendant of the profit of Islam). Friday mornings a fairly small group of young males would climb near the shrine. They could not do much due to heavy presence of plain cloth militia members who suppressed any form of mischievous behavior. In recent years trees have been planted around the shrine and the suppression has subsided to a level that the presence of females is noticeable.

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bucefal on March 11, 2012

Interesting photo. LIKE

Many thanks for your visits & comments.

Friendly greetings from Ukraine.

Roman.

Вадим Крюков on March 14, 2012

Beautiful photo! Regards, Vadim. L

Jezaflu Jesus on March 14, 2012

Bonito luga, bom registro

Carles G on March 14, 2012

Interesting picture. Like. Best regards, Carles

EPChristian 2 on March 15, 2012

Beautiful!!

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Reza tahmasbi on March 16, 2012

منظره بسیار زیبائی شده

لایک

Slavа on March 17, 2012

Excellent photo and nice composition,

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greetings from Russia, Slava

smartali on March 17, 2012

Beautiful colors, Nice prospective, fantastic shot. LIKE-516

Majka44 on March 17, 2012

Very impressive photo, beautiful view.

LIKE 517

Greetings from Slovakia

Majka

sea-herdorf (♂) on March 17, 2012

spektakulär - irgendwie eine andere Welt

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best regards from germany sea-herdorf

pedro car on March 17, 2012

Nice picture with nice atmosphere. Like Greetings

Pablo S. Eljas on March 18, 2012

Nice place, greetings, like.

Premysl on March 18, 2012

I like this shot. Thank you my friends for your kind visit of my gallery :) Greetings from Czech to Iran.

Filippo Bilotti on March 18, 2012

Hola,Samad.


Esta foto me gusta,LIKE.Una muy bella imagen.....Gracias por la visita y comentario...


Saludos desde Caracas.


Patricia pato on March 18, 2012

Hola! una imagen agradable de ver y muy interesante su historia LIKE!-Saludos!-Pato

Canon PS SX 120 IS on March 21, 2012

nice shot! Like524,best wishes,Andrej

Ruud Jakobs on March 21, 2012

Beautiful view, great capture Like. Also thanks for the text.

Best regards, Ruud

Rosa Lob on March 21, 2012

Curioso punto de reunión, al menos han ido plantando árboles y pronto crecera la vegetación, me like, saludos.

Fotis Tentolouris on March 22, 2012

Very nice photo. Liked
Many greetings
ΦώΤης

Szolnoki István on March 22, 2012

Beautiful composition! Like-529. Greetings from Hungary István.

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Photo taken in Eynali Artificial Forest, Tabriz, Iran

Photo details

  • Uploaded on January 13, 2011
  • Attribution-No Derivative Works
    by Səməd
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot SX130 IS
    • Taken on 2010/11/05 00:43:18
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 25.71mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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