Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Notations From the Grid: A Heroine of Persian History


We here @ #Outsiders have the good fortune to be on this journey to enhance our World.   This is a "blast from the Past" courtesy of the author and scholar Nina Ansary featured on her Facebook Page during our Daily "Virtual Run" On the Grid" about one of this most prominent women of Persia--Woman Power at its' Best!!!


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Sura of Parthia (213 A.D.) - One of the greatest heroines of Persian History. A strategical and military genius, the daughter of Ardavan V, the last King of the Parthian (Ashkanid) Empire, Sura held the rank of Ashkanid's General Sepahbod (Lieutenant General).

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