Takht-e-jamshid or the name of one of the ancient cities of Persepolis in Iran’s ancient imperial capital. Spring is a mirror holding the Achaemenid Persepolis. Alexander the Macedonian Greek general strike on Iran, and this place was on fire. But the ruins of this place is still held near Shiraz in Fars province. Iran is now the site of archaeological sites.
Greeks of ancient Persepolis in Iran said it was told gamers and forty minaret. Gamers or Persepolis is one of the ancient cities of Iran Achaemenid capital has been for years. Alexander the Macedonian Greek general strike on Iran, and this place was on fire.
But the ruins of this place still stands. This place is now a UNESCO World Heritage registered Ast.tkht Iran Jamshid, a series of magnificent palaces that were built in the year 512 BC and completed over the next 150 years Anjamyd.tkht Persepolis is located in a wide area Mount mercy on the one hand and on the other hand evaluated is limited. This massive royal palaces in the city to the Greeks as Persepolis players made read.
The full extent of the palaces of Persepolis 125,000 square meters on the platform height is between 8 to 18 meters above the plain Mrdvsht, built and consists of the following key areas:
Formal palaces of Persepolis (Palace Gate of All Nations)
Drawing homes and small palaces dedicated Royal treasury
The fortified castle Protection
Building Darius at Persepolis in about 518 BC, began. First general Yatkhtgah prepared long and it Apadana Hall and the main stairs and palaces built Tchra.
After Darius, Xerxes his son another hall called the Hall of His gift be built and the design of building Hall of hundred columns poured. Ardeshir index ended the Hundred Columns. Artaxerxes III began another building remained unfinished. The buildings are made on the basis that they are part of a monolithic rocks, or they were carved on the mountain.
Achaemenid architecture, a fusion of art and innovative architecture styles and Egypt and the Greek cities of Asia Minor, Babylonia and Assyria and Urartu people adapted and innovative spirit of Iranian art and independent view of the architecture is created. By making this great Ebonite Achaemenid imperial majesty wanted to show the world your big day.
In late 1312 due to excavation solar platform in the northwest corner of Persepolis clay tablet in the shape and cut of about forty thousand seals were praying. Elamite script was written on the tablets the words. After reading turned out that the documents Elamite tablets of Persepolis is spent building palaces. Some Persian and Elamite tablets from the line. The discovery of the tablets, theories that asserted the palaces of Persepolis like the pyramids of Egypt, the oppression and forced labor, the peasants made was wrong.
Because the Elamite documents suggest that the beautiful palaces all workers, including laborers and builders, and carpenters were paid Sculptor and architect and engineer, and each of the tablets document the cost of one or more persons.
Workers who were involved in the construction of Persepolis, from different nations such as Iran and Babylonian and Elamite and Assyrian, Egyptian, Greek, and were formed that were considered all those subjects Imperial Government of Iran.
Clay, based on the writings discovered in Persepolis in the construction of this magnificent building architects, artists, craftsmen, workers, women and men were numerous in addition to the salaries of the workers’ insurance benefits were also used. The construction of this large and beautiful sets the narrative lasted 120 years.
Alexander the Macedonian in their onslaught on Iran in the year 331 BC, Persepolis was on fire. Historians do not unanimity about the cause of the fire. Some consider it unintentionally caused an accident, but some malice and revenge and retaliation Alexander destruction of Athens by Xerxes know the real cause of this terrible fire