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Persian musician and music educator. He excelled as a performer and teacher of the violin, setār, santur, and tombak (tonbak; see IRAN xi. MUSIC, DRUMS).This Article Has Images/Tables.
Kuh-e-Sabalān; 4,740 m), the highest and spatially most extended volcano in northwestern Iran.This Article Has Images/Tables.
, MIRZĀ ʿALI-AKBAR ṬĀHERZĀDA (b. Šamāḵi [Shemakha], 30 May 1862; d. Šamāḵi, 12 July 1911), famous Azerbaijani satirist and poet.
the title of a book by Malek al-Šoʿarā Moḥammad Taqi Bahār first published in 1942.
(Šāpurāḵān, Šāburāḵān, Šāburḵān), one of the books written by Mani (216-274/7 CE), founder of the Manichean religion, in which he summarized his teaching systematically.
"soap." See SOAP.
William W. Malandra
At least since the publication of the seminal essay by Henri Hubert and Marcel Mauss much of the discussion has been devoted to a search for what essentially defines sacrifice.
the most important Iranian winter festival, celebrated by kindling fires.
weekly newspaper published in Isfahan (6 March 1921 to April/May 1944, with lengthy interruptions).
poet and noted modernist fiction writer of the 20th century, who explored new literary techniques with almost each piece he wrote.This Article Has Images/Tables.