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MUD BATHING IN ORUMIEH, IRAN

Hossein 2010-03-23 17:47:31

MUD BATHING IN ORUMIEH, IRAN

Iranian men use mineral-rich black mud to treat their skin at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province. The Orumieh's water is heavily saturated in salt, causing a lack of any vegetable or animal life but the salt and m

ineral laden mud are reputed to have healing properties for skin and rheumatic afflictions.

10-01: In this picture has taken on July 28, 2007, Iranian men use mineral-rich black mud to treat their skin at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

10-02:In this picture has taken on Aug. 17, 2007, Iranian men use mineral-rich black mud to treat their skin at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

10-03:In this picture has taken on July 28, 2007, an Iranian man enjoys himself at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

10-04:In this picture has taken on Aug. 17, 2007, Iranian men are seen with mud at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

10-05: In this picture has taken on July 27, 2007, an Iranian man was covered by mud at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

10-06:In this picture taken on Aug. 17, 2007, Iranian men enjoy the mud bathing at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

 

10-07:In this picture taken on Aug. 17, 2007, Iranian men enjoy the mud bathing at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

10-08:In this picture taken on Aug. 1, 2008,  an Iranian man walks at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

 

10-09:In this picture taken on July 28, 2007,  two Iranian men enjoy themselves with the mineral rich black mud at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.

 

10-10:In this picture taken on July 27, 2007,  Iranian men enjoy themselves with the mineral rich black mud at Lake Orumieh which is a minral lake in Iran's Western Azerbaijan province.