Opium and Saffron
Casual Observations on Iranian Culture and History
Tuesday, January 30, 2007
"Men travel by night
and their destinies
travel toward them."
from the ta'ziyeh (passion play)
Iran's Supreme Leader: Up Close and Personal
There used to be some very good photos on the Web site of Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei,
but I guess he has a new photographer and there aren't as many interesting ones.
Remember, in Iran the rial stops with the Supreme Leader - not President Ahmadinejad.