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THE EPIC OF SHAHNAMEH FERDOWSI: Chapter 10-The Return of Kai Khosrow

This is the translation of one of the world’s greatest masterpieces The Epic of Shahnameh Ferdowsi (The Epic of Kings: Hero Tales of Ancient Persia) created by Hakim Abol-Ghasem Ferdowsi Toosi (940-1020) World famous Persian (Iranian) poet Chapter 10The Return of Kai Khosrow In a little time it came about that there was born unto […]

To Honor Hafiz: On the Occasion of October 12 as Hafiz Day

  Khwāja Shams-ud-Dīn Muhammad Hāfez-e Shīrāzī (Persian: خواجه شمس‌‌الدین محمد حافظ شیرازی‎‎), known by his pen name Hafez (حافظ Hāfiz; 1325/26–1389/90), was a Persian poet who “laud[ed] the joys of love and wine [but] also targeted religious hypocrisy”.His collected works are regarded as a pinnacle of Persian literature and are to be found in the […]

Festival of Tiragan

  The festival of Tiragan is observed on July 1st, and it is primarily a rain festival and it is one of the three most widely celebrated feasts (along with Mihregan and Norooz) amongst Iranian peoples. Tir in modern Persian,; Tishtar in Middle Persian or Pahlavi; and Avestan Tishtrya, is the Yazad presiding over the […]

The Birthday Anniversary of Imam Husain (A.S), Imam Ali Al-Sajjad (AS) and Hazrat Abbas (AS)

  The Birthday Anniversary of Imam Husain (A.S), who was born on the 3rd of Shaban, 4 A.H. (626 AD); Imam Ali Al-Sajjad (AS) who was born on the 5th of Shaban, 38 AH (660 AD) and Hazrat Abbas (AS) who was born on the 4th of Shaban, 26 AH (648 AD) Imam Hussain (AS) […]

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