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Iranian Carpet in UN

Zarif Narrates Story of Iranian Carpet Hung up on UN’s Wall

Iranian foreign minister has recounted the story behind the hanging up of an Iranian carpet adorned with a famous poem by Saadi, the prominent Persian poet, on a wall at the United Nations headquarters in New York City.
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Iran’s Culture, Poets and Dishes in Eyes of Non-Iranian Persian Language Learners[:fa]Iran’s Culture, Poets...

250 Persian language learners who have visited Iran with their own eyes believe that their preconceptions about Iran are not true. [:fa]250 Persian language learners who have visited Iran with their own eyes believe that their preconceptions about Iran are not true. [:ar]250 Persian language learners who have visited Iran with their own eyes believe that their preconceptions about Iran are not true.

May 17 – Omar Khayyam Day Celebrated in Iran

To much of the world and certainly to English-speaking readers, he is the poet of beautiful Rubaiyat (quatrains), but Omar Khayyam is also known and loved by Iraniand as a great philosopher, mathematician, and astronomer.

Iran Commemorates Poet Ferdowsi

Iranian cultural centers in Tehran and Mashhad are commemorating Abulqasem Ferdowsi, the poet of the Persian epic masterpiece Shahnameh, during a six-day celebration which began on Monday.

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