The Iranian History 1846 AD


Ancient Inscriptions Decoded

Nov, 16, 1846 AD

Bisotoon Embossed InscriptionsSir Henry C.Rawlinson finally succeeded in reading and translating stone curved Behistun Inscription. Before him Grotenfend had made such an attempt but had not completely succeeded. These inscriptions are of major importance since they actually define the borders of Iran. In one of these writings Dariush the great prayed to Ahouramazda to protect Iran from drought and lies. (Updated: Nov, 29, 2007)

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