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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Reza tahmasbi on March 16, 2012

منظره بسیار زیبائی شده


Slava S on March 17, 2012

Excellent photo and nice composition,


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


sea-herdorf (♂) - VI… on March 17, 2012

spektakulär - irgendwie eine andere Welt


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


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

Szolnoki István on March 22, 2012

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

Alodiarg on March 22, 2012

Bello lugar creo que lo visité Like saludos de Alodia

Zygmunt Czarnecki on March 22, 2012

Beautiful place. LIKE

greetings from Poland. Zygmunt.

Dida(Views?No, thanx… on March 23, 2012

Interesting place and view - Like!

Greetings, Dida

giselaplewe on March 23, 2012

An interesting place. Thanks for the text. gisela, L

Angelmaximo .RA on March 24, 2012

Muy bonita foto


Saludos desde La Falda - Argentina

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  • Uploaded on January 13, 2011
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    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