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Rasht ,The Central city of Guilan Province, was well known as the city of silver rain in the past .By the command of ’Abbas safavi’ the king-Rasht become the center of guilan inn 1624,Rasht was the center of commercial activities at that time ,too this city has some old neighbours such as:Dabaghiyan,Sagharisazan,Khomeyran Zahedan,Khahar Imam ,Seyghalan&…that their names represent the old occupations of their inhabitants .rasht has an area about 94 square kilometers and population a bout 783289 people.
RASHT NATIONAL LIBRARY
One of the oldest national libraries In I.R.Iran is National Library inaugurated in 1934, Coincidental to the millennium of “Hakim Abolghasem Ferdousi”
MIRZA KOUCHAK TOMB
Mirza Kouchak Jangali due to fight against foreign colonization and inner tyranny suffered martyrdom in 1922.His tomb is Soleymandarab now.
Doctor mohammad moein- the son of Abloghasem Moein Alolama- was born in Rasht in 9th April 1915.He wrote 23 books which the Persian Dictionary and the historical and Geographical announcement(in six volumes) are the most famous ones among his works .His tomb is located in Astaneh Ashrafieh,a town near rasht.
TOMB OF FREEDOM LOVING MARTYRS
The tomb of four martyrs of constitutional Movement- Abdolaziz Shariatmadari Talesh,Mirza Yousefkhan Jubeneh,Salehkhan Mozhdehi & Kazem AliRousta-is Located in Parastar street.
FOUR CONTEMPORARY CELEBRITIES
The Bust of four contemporary celebrities of rasht city who have global fame were set up in Sabze Meydan in early April 2004.
-Professor Fazlollah Reza(the founder of information theory).
-Dr.Behzad(the father of modern biology in Iran).
-Professor Majid Samiei(the elite doctor from Canada Royal College in 2003)and one of the most famous specialist regarding brain surgery.
-professor Hassan Akbarzadeh(the obtainer of the first class scientific medal from Paris Research and Science Institution) one of the great mathematicians in the world.
This garden is one of the most beautiful & Pleasant gardens in Iran that dates back to 13th century. This Garden has tree Planted Streets that makes it more beautiful.