External View of Pir-e-Pars Banu
Pir-e-Pars Banu is one of the Zoroastrian shrines of Yazd.  The Zoroastrians devoted to the God of Light.  During the Islamic conquest in the 7th century, the last believers in the Zoroastrian faith fled to india and continued to practice their religion.  They are known as "Parsees".  The others fled to the mountains around Yazd which then formed an impregnable refuge.
From: Our Homeland Iran
Photo by: N. Kasraian
 

 
 
 
 
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