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Chak Chak Perched Beneath a Towering Cliff Face

The village of Chak Chak (Persian: چک‌چک‎ "Drip-Drip"), also known as Pir-e Sabz (Persian: پیر سبز‎) "The Green Pir", consists of a pir perched beneath a towering cliff face in the desert of central Iran. It is the most sacred of the mountain shrines of Zoroastrianism. Located near the city of Ardakan in Yazd Province, Chak Chak serves as a pilgrimage point for pious Zoroastrians

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  • Uploaded on May 30, 2012
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