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Cemetery of Shiraz

The Bahá’í Cemetery in Shiráz, Iran where hundreds of Baha’is are buried, including Mona and the 10 other women who were executed in the revolution because of their belief recently in April 2014 the government decided to destroy even their dead bodies and their gravestones. Now the stone of their shrines are being used to build some building which is not legal even according to the constitution of Iran. The daffodil is a famous flower in the city of Shiraz and is the symbol of Shiraz and that is why it is on the stone.The candle in the middle of painting refers to the recent documentary that Maziyar Bahari made after this crisis.
Cemetery of Shiraz The Bahá’í Cemetery in Shiráz, Iran where hundreds of Baha’is are buried, including Mona and the 10 other women who were executed in the revolution because of their belief recently in April 2014 the government decided to destroy even their dead bodies and their gravestones. Now the stone of their shrines are being used to build some building which is not legal even according to the constitution of Iran. The daffodil is a famous flower in the city of Shiraz and is the symbol of Shiraz and that is why it is on the stone.The candle in the middle of painting refers to the recent documentary that Maziyar Bahari made after this crisis.