The Iranian History 273 AD


Bahram I Becomes King

Sep, 14, 273 AD

Bahram I CoinAfter Hormazd I, Bahram I (273-276) also son of Shapour I becomes the new Sassanid king. In 276 prophet Mani, the founder of Manichaeism was brutally killed after prosecution. His body was filled with hay and his body was hung by one of the gates of Gondishapour. The gate became famous as Mani's gate. (Updated: Feb, 4, 2008)

English-Persian Glossary
  • Manichaeism : مانيسم مانويت‌،پيروي‌از دين‌ماني‌ Media_Files
  • Sassanid : ساساني(Sasanian) Media_Files
  • Shapour : شاپور(Shapur,Shahpur) شاهپور Media_Files
  • Hormazd : هرمزد(Hormizd) Media_Files
  • Mani : ماني(Manes or Manichaeus) Media_Files

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