Koohdasht (Kuhdasht) City

Kuhdasht (Koohdasht)
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 of an Assyrian temple shows that this area was inhabited even before the first millennium BC. The historian Mostowfi has also mentioned Koohdasht and Tehran in his records, and that these were extinct areas, centuries before the Arab invasion.

Kuhdasht is a large plain which is surrounded by mountains. In Persian, Kuhdasht is composed of "Kuh," which means mountain, and "Dasht," which means plain. Kuhdasht was the residence of Kassites, one of the ancient peoples of Zagros Mountains. There are some antique pieces of bronze in Louvre museum from Kassite civilization.
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Kuhdasht (Koohdasht)
Shirz Canyon (Shirez Valley) - Kuhdasht Lorestan
Shirz Canyon - Koohdasht
Emam Sq. in Kuhdasht (Koohdasht)
Kuhdasht (Koohdasht)
Shirz Canyon - Lorestan
Emam Sq. in Kuhdasht (Koohdasht)
Kuhdasht (Koohdasht)
Shirz Canyon - Lorestan
Kuhdasht (Koohdasht)
Shirz Canyon (Shirez Valley)
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The shirz canyon (Shiraz Valley) as natural attraction of Lorestan is enclosed with rocks and walls with a height of 150 to 200 meters and is known as the "Grand ...
Category: Plains
The plains of Koohdasht are to the west of Lurestan province, experiencing semi-warm summers and moderate winters. The Kashgan river flows through this vicinity ...
Category: Bridges
The above mentioned bridge is situated on the old road of Tehran to the ancient city of Shahpour Khast. This bridge has been constructed on Kashgan river. At the ...
This valley lies between two mountains, 80 km. south west of Khoram Abad towards Koohdasht. In the mountains of Sefid Kooh is a crypt which has pillars and a wall ...
Changary is a name of a mountain, which extends from the north-east of Koohdasht till the Seimareh River. On the peak of this mountain are the remnants of a few ...
These two hillocks are situated in the village of Rumashkan (Kooh Dasht).Relics that have been discovered in the Choqa Sabz Hillocks co-relate with the vessels ...
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