Jiran series is a romantic and historical story that depicts six years of the life of Naseruddin Shah, the fourth king of Qajar.
This story begins after the death of Amir Kabir and Mirza Agha Khan Noori becoming the chancellor. It is the story of Shah's acquaintance and love with a village girl named Khadija Khanam of Tajrishi, who was given the name "Jeyran" by Shah because of her big eyes.
In the morning in Golestan Palace, the crew is busy going and preparing breakfast. Nasser al-Din Shah is also having breakfast with his neighbors, but the neighbors do not want to.
The king says to him:
In the courtyard of Siavash’s palace, he walks sadly among the guards. Salman looks at him from a high place. One of the guards brings Siavash a horse.
In the neighbor’s room, he sits in front of his sister and reads Salman’s letter, which was written by Siavash and he did not want to be arrested. Gol Nessa says to her sister:
Khajeh Jamal and Aziz Agha, the Khajeh in charge of Jeeran, enter the room. A box full of money is in Jamal’s hand, which the king ordered to be sent to the people of Jeeran village, and Jeeran’s father distributes it to the people in any way he wants. Aziz Agha also has two scrolls in his hand, which allow his neighbors to go out for shopping and sightseeing, and to go on pilgrimages and tours. He cries.
The king orders that a new residence be prepared for the neighbors, and Aziz Agha is also in charge of educating the neighbors to teach him the etiquette of eating and walking and other manners of the palace.
Gol Nesa goes to the village with royal gifts. People gather in front of the neighbor’s father’s house with instruments and pray to the king while receiving money. The old fortune-teller’s grandmother goes to Siavash under the tree and tells him that he has returned from death and is fighting for his destiny and asks him to return to the palace. At the same time, Glensa comes and when Siavash goes to his neighbor Gol Nessa says: Forget it is better for all of us》
Aziz Khan, the commander of the country’s army, and Salman Khan are walking together. Aziz Khan says that they should not fight today with the corruption and incompetence of the Prime Minister. The court participates and from now on each parliament turns it into a court for the corruption of the prime minister.
Salman says that Agha Khan’s ministers should get a handful like him. Aziz Khan says that when they doubt the authority of their master, there will be chaos. Aziz Khan asks Salman to make mistakes at the same time as his actions. Salman accepts, but still believes that they are underestimating Agha Khan.
A meeting is held and Agha Khan asks Mostofi al-Mamalik what is the cause of the meat famine? Mostofi says that the reason is Agha Khan’s own people.
Mahmud Khan says that Mirza Shafi’i and his greedy friends keep several flocks of sheep in different caravanserais and hand over thirty or forty sheep to the butchers every day. At present, the sheep stock is only in the hands of Mirza Shafi’i.
Agha Khan says: 《Send Mirza Shafi’i to be flogged here a thousand times so that the anger of the people subsides》 Everyone looks at each other and no one says a word. No one is willing to arrest him. Agha Khan tells Ali Khan that he will go to arrest Mirza Shafi. Ali Khan says that Mirza Shafi gives his people and many kitchens seventy sheep a day. Mirza Shafi’i should be brought to be beaten a hundred times. Mostofi says that he heard that the share of the Prime Minister was also given to his son.
After the meeting, Agha Khan tells Aziz Khan that he no longer needs to attend the meetings, and tells Amin Khan Katib to write down everything he writes.
Kefayat Khatun comes to see Agha Khan. Agha Khan tells him that he is helpless by Mirza Shafi and asks him to solve the problem. He says that he is writing right now to take half of it from him, but Kefayat Khatun says that 7,000 Ashrafis are half as much. Agha Khan orders that one third of it be taken from him.
Siavash goes to Salman and wants him to be one of the guards. Salman orders that he be given clothes and given a salary of one month.