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Gariran Hill

in Koohdasht city | Lorestan province
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Gariran Hill

Related to Koohdasht city (located in Lorestan province)
This hillock is situated 6 km. north west of the city of Alishtar and rises to an elevation of 20 m. Relics from this hillock are relevant to various civilizations before the birth of Christ, till the Islamic period. Throughout this vicinity, designed and plain earthenware (similar to those found in the 'Geyan Hill' of Nahavand), have been discovered here. A few houses made of boulders have been found , along with tools and stone clubs.
The township of Koohdasht (Kuhdasht) is located to the west of LORESTAN province. Archaeological studies in areas such as Sorkhdam, Lori, Hamiyan and Sartarhan have revealed that Koohdasht was one of the centers of civilization of ancient Iran. The discovery ...
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