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In Persian old literature homosexuality was highly popular in poems and novel, even some of the most great Iranian poets have MANZUMEH (a type of poem which is usually very long and tells a complete story, like a novel but in poem format) which their main characters are two men in love.

KİNG Mohammed Reza Pahlavi and croen prince reza pahlavi,ROYAL İRAN by Playing By Heart, via Flickr

Kandovan, East Azarbaijan Iran, 700 years old, still inhabited.

Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts Persian Miniature

Islamic Persia: An Erotic (Homosexual) Qajar lacquer Mirror-Case

Poems by Sa`di Sa'di (1213/19–92) Object Name: Album leaf, non-illustrated Date: 16th century Geography: Iran Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper @Karen Bitterman Museum of Art

Old Iranian home.

khan-e borujerdi, a traditional 19th century persian home in kashan, iran