Farvahar - The Faravahar, or better known in Persian as fravahr, is one of the best-known symbols of Zoroastrianism, the state religion of ancient Iran (Persia). This religious-cultural symbol was adapted by the Pahlavi dynasty to represent the Iranian nation.
Simurgh/simorgh is a benevolent, magical flying creature, a famous character in Persian Mythology. It is sometimes equated with other mythological birds, that also have some origins within simurgh, such as the Griffin or Pheonix. It has been depicted within Iranian art and literature for centuries.