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Of Temples, Towers, Altars, and Fire Worship: The Ritual Landscape at Persepolis

Mark B. Garrison, Alice Pratt Brown Distinguished Professor of Art History, Trinity University, discusses the role of fire in Persian religions, including Zoroastrianism. Using glyphs and reliefs from Persepolis, he outlines the role of fire rituals in the ancient world.

Recorded December 14, 2012

This program was made possible by the American Institute of Iranian Studies.

Collections, Ancient Near Eastern Art (9)