, pub-6799801859701797, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0 Toronto has become most popular for ex-pat Iranians.


Toronto has become one of the biggest concentrations of Iranians living outside of Iran.




 Neda Tabesh socializing with her Iranian friends. Tabesh, who moved to Canada five years ago.

In 2009, photographer Javad Parsa was forced to leave his native Iran. In his new life, he's met with many other Iranians, and developed a project to document their lives.

They all have different reasons for leaving their mother country. Parsa just returned from the Canadian metropolis often referred to as "Tehranto."

All stories and photos by Javad Parsa



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