Zoroastrian Fire Temple

Local nameآتشکده زرتشتیان
LocationYazd, Iran

The Yazd Atash Behram, also known as Atashkadeh-e Yazd, is a Zoroastrian fire temple in Yazd, Yazd province, Iran. It enshrines the Atash Bahram, meaning “Victorious Fire”, dated to 470 AD. It is one of the nine Atash Bahrams, the only one of the highest grade fire in ancient Iran where Zoroastrians have practiced their religion since 400 BC; the other eight Atash Bahrams are in India. According to Aga Rustam Noshiravan Belivani, of Sharifabad, the Anjuman-i Nasiri opened the Yazd Atash Behram in the 1960s to non-Zoroastrian visitors.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yazd_Atash_Behram

Address کاشانی, yazd

Coordinates 31°52'52.137" N 54°22'23.936" E

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