September 25, 2018

Bengali

Literature
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    Persian Poetry Day marked in Iran

    Iranians have marked the Persian Poetry Day, which is also the anniversary of the passing of renowned Iranian poet Mohammad Hossein Behjat Tabrizi, better known by his pen name, Shahriar. An event was held Monday at the Maqbaratoshoara, or the Tomb of Poets, in the city of Tabriz, in East Azerbaijan Province, where Shahriar is buried. Born i ...

  • news-image Celebration of Hafez Day in Shiraz

    The ceremony commemorating Hafez's anniversary was held at the Tomb of Hafez, in the presence of Seyed Abbas Salehi, Minister of Culture and Islamic G ...

  • news-image Literati observe National Sadi Day in Shiraz

    A large number of Iranian literati and aficionados of Persian literature came together at the mausoleum of Persian poet Sadi in Shiraz on Thursday to ...

  • news-image Famous Persian poet Saadi Shirazi

    Saadi Shirazi Saadi was born in Shiraz around 1200. He died in Shiraz around 1292. He lost his father in early childhood. With the help of his uncle, ...

  • news-image ‘Gulistan’ Audio Version Set for Release

    The audio version of the Persian masterpiece, ‘Gulistan’ (literally rose garden), an influential work of prose written in 1258 AD by the renowned Pers ...

  • news-image Iran banks queue up to open branches in India

    Indian bank executives say Iranian and Pakistani banks have lined up to open branches in India as bilateral trade was of interest for the banks, accor ...

  • news-image The influence of Persian literature on World literature

    William Shakespeare referred to Iran as the "land of the Sophy". Some of Persia's best-beloved medieval poets were Sufis, and their poetry was, and is ...

  • news-image Persian Literature

    Persian literature spans two and a half millennia, though much of the pre-Islamic material has been lost. Its sources have been within historical Pers ...

  • news-image UNESCO registers two Perisan literary works

    The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has registered two Iranian literary works on its Memory of the World Pro ...

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