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(Rišār Khan), the Persian name of Jules Richard (1816-1891), a Frenchman in the service of Persian government as a language instructor at Dār al-Fonun College, court photographer, and translator.
Josef van Ess
German scholar of Islamic studies.This Article Has Images/Tables.
(1794-1884), British scholar of Persian, translator, cotton manufacturer, and educationalist.
A. Shapur Shahbazi
princess of Kabul, wife of Zāl, and mother of Rostam in the Šāh-nāma.
Marcel Bazin and Christian Bromberger
town and district in southwestern Gilān. Rudbār is located on both banks of the Safidrud river at lat 36°51′ N, long 49°25′ E, at an average altitude of 300 m.
city and sub-provincial district (šahrestān) in eastern Gilān.
(1900-1995), master of Persian classical music. He belongs to the first generation of Persian classical musicians who learned musical notation and the second generation to record his music.
N. M. Mamedova
From the outset, the very first international resolutions of the young Soviet state had an immediate impact on relations with Iran.
Russian travelers’ reports are a valuable source on the history of Persia and its relationship with Russia.