Beheshti, Tehran

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Beheshti is located in Iran
Coordinates: 35°32′13″N 51°22′27″E / 35.53694°N 51.37417°E / 35.53694; 51.37417Coordinates: 35°32′13″N 51°22′27″E / 35.53694°N 51.37417°E / 35.53694; 51.37417
Country  Iran
Province Tehran
County Rey
Bakhsh Central
Rural District Azimiyeh
Population (2006)
 • Total 8,569
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Beheshti (Persian: بهشتي‎‎, also Romanized as Beheshtī; also known as Behesht-e Zahrā)[1] is a village in Azimiyeh Rural District, in the Central District of Rey County, Tehran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 8,569, in 2,262 families.[2] Behesht-e Zahra cemetery is located nearby.


  1. ^ Beheshti can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3876840" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.