Yal Rud

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Yal Rud
Yal Rud is located in Iran
Yal Rud
Yal Rud
Coordinates: 36°08′26″N 51°50′40″E / 36.14056°N 51.84444°E / 36.14056; 51.84444Coordinates: 36°08′26″N 51°50′40″E / 36.14056°N 51.84444°E / 36.14056; 51.84444
Country  Iran
Province Mazandaran
County Nur
Bakhsh Baladeh
Rural District Sheykh Fazlolah-e Nuri
Population (2006)
 • Total 153
Time zone UTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

Yal Rud (Persian: يالرود‎, also Romanized as Yāl Rūd; also known as Yālu)[1] is a village in Sheykh Fazlolah-e Nuri Rural District, Baladeh District, Nur County, Mazandaran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 153, in 47 families.[2]

Ásíyih Khánum, the wife of Bahá'u'lláh, the founder of Bahá'í Faith was born in Yal Rud.


  1. ^ Yal Rud can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3088470" 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.