Course Details

Iran, History of Its Cultural Ascendency
Iran is a Civilizational State like China. As China influenced East Asia, so did Iran to West Asia. It was the home of first multinational empire of the world. Until recently, being lingua franca, Persian language influenced the way of life of the people of vast region, belonging to different races, speaking different languages, which make Iran truly The Empire of Mind.
In this two session course we will trace 2500 year’s history of Persianate Cultural influence from the time of Cyrus the Great to present time. We also will explore the impact upon the people of different nationalities of Eurasia from southeast Europe to South Asia. Class Size: Max. 95

Instructor: Farhat Sheikh
BIO NOTE: Farhat holds MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from California State. He is fond of traveling, hiking, climbing and book reading. History, archaeology, and anthropology are his favorite subjects.

Course Info
Course Name Iran, History of Its Cultural Ascendency
Course Cost 35
Total Hours 4
Material Cost 0
Extra Fees 0
Buffet No
Special Notice No
  • Farhat Sheikh

Class Location
Name of LocationONLINE Zoom Course
AddressA Zoom Meeting Link will be emailed to you before the class starts, ,

Date Start Time End Time
2021-12-01 10:00 AM 12:00 PM
2021-12-08 10:00 AM 12:00 PM