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Mountain

Vararo , sesang, golzard,kaun and mianrood are its Adjacent peaks.
river
tine river located in the north 0f Damavand similarly Haraz in the south and east and Delichai in the west of it.

History

During of pahlavi reign damavands image was in the middle of insignia of Iran.
 In the 8 century AD , there was a fortress at the foot of mount Damavand ,a Zoroastrian priest named Masmoghan lived in it . Almahdi (abbasi caliph) destroyed this fortress and kill him.

mythology


It  is a legendary mountain. Ancient Persian believed that Fereydon (a mythological figure) Incarcerate Zahhak (a cruel king in Persian mythology) in a cave in Damavand until the end of Era that Zahhak will open his chains and will kill people then Garshasb (a mythological figure) will kill him forever. Many people in this area still believe zahhak is prisoner in this mountain and They think that some sound that can be heard from it, is his whines. Stories says bowman Arash threw up above Damavand to determine the boundary between Iran and Turan.

Damavand

Mount Damavand is the highest mountain in north of Iran. This mountain is the highest silent volcano in the Middle East too. It located in the south of Caspian sea in Larijan region. Its peak is 5671 meters above of sea level. Damavand has hot springs like Larijan, ask and Wane

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