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The Silence

Dakhma also called the Tower of Silence is a circular structure built by Zoroastrians for dead bodies to be exposed to carrion birds. It is a very evocative place! My son was attracted by the central hole! Zoroastrian Towers of Silence, Yazd, Persia

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2018
Date Uploaded: 06.2018
Photo Location: Yazd, Iran
Camera: iPhone 8 Plus
Copyright: © Pier Luigi Dodi