A Tribute to Prof. Ehsan Yarshater - Tirgan Festival 2015

Tirgan Festival 2015

A large gathering  attended a special session of the annual Tirgan Festival in Toronto on August 22, 2015 to pay tribute to Professor Ehsan Yarshater, Director of the Center for Iranian Studies and the founder and General Editor of the Encyclopædia Iranica, for his extraordinary dedication to the preservation of Persian cultural heritage.

The event was inaugurated by a short clip about Prof. Ehsan Yarshater, and followed by speeches by Tirgan Festival CEO, Mehrdad Ariannejad, Dr. Mohamad Tavakoli-Targhi, Mrs.Houra Yavari, and Dr. Mohamad Estelami.

Tirgan 2015

Tirgan 2015

Tirgan 2015

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http://www.tirgan.ca/event/tribute-prof-ehsan-yarshater