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Hamid Kermanshah unfurls antique Persian rugs in his eponymous Kermanshah Oriental Rugs shop near Union Square. (Photo via NY City Lens)

How Sanctions on Iran Impact Persian Rug Stores in NYC

Business, Middle Eastern, New York March 11, 2019 at 1:04 pm

Persian rug store owners describe to NY City Lens how the U.S. reimposing sanctions on Iran has affected their business.

Amir Vahab (Image taken from video by Ken Aragaki)

A Music Teacher in Tune with His Persian Roots

Culture, New York June 18, 2015 at 4:38 pm

In a NYCity News Service video, Amir Vahab spreads Persian culture and music in New York through his classes at the Tanbour Institute and his almost weekly concerts.