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Bathroom and Bathing in the Culture of Iranian at Qajar Period (from the beginning of the Qajar period until Constitutional Revolution)
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Bathing culture and bathroom in Iran had different functions In addition to its normal health function which explanation and investigation of those functions and dimensions can help us to have a better understanding of Iran cultural history.Thus the problem of this research is to study the aspects, various functions and different dimensions of Iranian bathing culture during Qajar period to answer the question on the features of the Iranian Bathing of that period? The claim of this paper is that Iranian bathing culture during that period had various aspects and roles in addition to its health function in four fields such as health, religious, social and aesthetics which were raised from Iranian and Islamic identity believes and native lifestyle. This paper is trying to show these functions based on descriptive analytical method.
Keywords: Key words: Qajar Period, Culture, Bath, National Identity.
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2015/02/7 | Accepted: 2015/02/7 | Published: 2015/02/7

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