Images Of  Yazd
Area ...................72,342 square Kilometers 
Population ........ 717,147 census 1370
 
 
Capital .................... Yazd 
Elevation ................. 1,215 meter 
Annual rain ........... 10 centimeter
Population .............. 282,751 census 1370 
 
 
Yazd is located in the central part of Iran.  For many it is an oasis in the middle of  the harsh desert. Yazd is one of Persia's oldest cities.  Marco Polo visited Yazd in 1250 A.C. and wrote about it.  Many of the people in Yazd are practicing Zoroastrians.
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
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