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Criticism against Abraham Geiger’s book about Prophet Mohammad
21 Dec 2014 - 18:04

Criticism against Abraham Geiger’s book about Prophet Mohammad

 

IBNA-One of the main criticisms of Fatemeh Bigdeli, a Quranic Hadith scholar, against Abraham Geiger’s book, ‘Judaism and Islam’, is the easily accessible sources used in its writing, regardless of its crucial subject.

 
A song Goethe composed for prophet Mohammed described
21 Dec 2014 - 00:07

A song Goethe composed for prophet Mohammed described

 

IBNA- The Persian translation of a song Johann Wolfgang von Goethe composed for prophet Mohammed (PBUN) was first published in 2007, yet it has not been reprinted and not available now.

 
Persian ranks 18 in the Wikipedia
20 Dec 2014 - 22:57

Persian ranks 18 in the Wikipedia

 

IBNA-The 24th scientific conference titled ‘Investigation and Analysis of Persian Wikipedia in the Virtual Space’ was held last Thursday, 18th Dec. 2014, at Hosseiniyeh Ershad in Tehran.

 
Second round of Persian manuscriptology at Iran-Pakistan Center due
20 Dec 2014 - 14:01

Second round of Persian manuscriptology at Iran-Pakistan Center due

 

IBNA-In a visit with the Director of the National Library of Pakistan, the Head of Iran-Pakistan Research Center announced the second round of Persian manuscriptology to be held in near future.

 
Scholar recommends ‘Demons’ for weekend reading
20 Dec 2014 - 01:51

Scholar recommends ‘Demons’ for weekend reading

 

IBNA- Eminent Iranian scholar Abdollah Anwar recommended the innovative novel ‘Demons’ (or The Possessed) written by Fyodor Dostoyevsky to be studied by the enthusiasts during the Iranian weekend.

 
There is no end to Gide and Hesse: Zandi
19 Dec 2014 - 15:52

There is no end to Gide and Hesse: Zandi

 

IBNA-The well-known, prolific Iranian photographer, Maryam Zandi, suggested reading the books ‘Fruits of the Earth’ by Andre Gide and ‘Siddhartha’ by Hermann Hesse, saying that these two writers belong to all ages and are eternal.

 
Ministry of Culture supports book-producing universities: Jannati
18 Dec 2014 - 23:40

Ministry of Culture supports book-producing universities: Jannati

 

IBNA- Supporting Payam-e-Nour University, Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati pointed to the low rate of publication of research books and said; “Both the publishers and the authors avoid publishing too many books due to financial problems.”

 
Jannati: Culture Ministry is ready to publish Armenian books
18 Dec 2014 - 21:44

Jannati: Culture Ministry is ready to publish Armenian books

 

IBNA- Iranian Culture and Islamic Guidance Minister Ali Jannati at a meeting with Armenian Ambassador to Iran Grigor Arakelian in Tehran, stressed that the mutual cultural and artistic cooperation between Iran and Armenia should be expanded.

 
Seminar considers the Persian literature’s influence on Turkish literature
18 Dec 2014 - 19:27

Seminar considers the Persian literature’s influence on Turkish literature

 

IBNA- Seminar on Persian literature and poetry was held in the city of Adrene in Trakia region in Turkey in which the influence of Persian literature on Turkish literature was discussed.

 
‘Philosophy of Religion’ by Allameh Ja
18 Dec 2014 - 00:59

‘Philosophy of Religion’ by Allameh Ja'fari published in English

 

IBNA- The English translation of the book, ‘Philosophy of Religion’ by the late celebrated Iranian theologian and scholar Allameh Mohammad-Taqi Ja'fari (1923-1998) has been published.

 
‘The Meaning of Art’ translated by Daryabandari released
18 Dec 2014 - 00:02

‘The Meaning of Art’ translated by Daryabandari released

 

IBNA- ‘The Meaning of Art’ by Sir Herbert Edward Read’ and translated by ‘Najaf Daryabandari’ was published for the 13th time in Iran by Elmi Farhangi Publishing Company.

 
TV Programs on books deny independent writers: critic
17 Dec 2014 - 18:23

TV Programs on books deny independent writers: critic

 

IBNA- The Iranian state TV (IRIB) programs on books considered upsetting by Ahmad Talebinejad, film critic and media figure who said TV programme-makers see many literary figures as outsiders and frequently have rejected independent writers and publishers.

 
Behzad Farahani
17 Dec 2014 - 00:06

People eschew reading due to economic problems

 

IBNA-The veteran Iranian theatre actor and director Behzad Farahani elaborated on why people oversee reading books in Iran because of some social and economic problems.

 
Jannati: Restoring manuscripts for other countries indicates our expertise
16 Dec 2014 - 23:55

Jannati: Restoring manuscripts for other countries indicates our expertise

 

IBNA- Visiting Malek Museum, Culture Minister Ali Jannati expressed that restoration and binding of old manuscripts and books are considered among fine steps taken and our skilful artists can receive orders from foreign countries too.

 
The late Anoushiravan Arjmand
15 Dec 2014 - 19:42

Arjmand considered producing audio books of Sayeh, Shahriyar poems

 

IBNA- Anoushiravan Arjmand, the veteran actor of the Iranian cinema and television, died yesterday. He had announced the start of working on the audio books of Sayeh and Shahriyar poems.

 
Persian translation of ‘Within Nietzsche
15 Dec 2014 - 00:06

Persian translation of ‘Within Nietzsche's Labyrinth’ to be unveiled

 

IBNA- The Persian translation of ‘Within Nietzsche's Labyrinth’ by Alan White will be unveiled at a ceremony which is scheduled to be held at Ibn Sina (Avicenna) Book City on Tuesday, December 16 in Tehran.

 
Reza and Oktay Baraheni
14 Dec 2014 - 15:06

Publication of Baraheni’s works facilitated: son

 

IBNA- Oktay Baraheni , the son of prominent Iranian author, literature scholar and critic, Reza Baraheni says that publication and republication of his father's works have been facilitated and these writings harm no one.

 
Bibliography of Ashura, Muharram and Arba
14 Dec 2014 - 00:07

Bibliography of Ashura, Muharram and Arba'een works in English

 

IBNA- Following is the selection of books with the keywords, Ashura, Muharram and Arba'een published in English available on Amazon.com:

 
Moral similarities of prophet Mohammad and Imam Hossein considered
13 Dec 2014 - 23:11

Moral similarities of prophet Mohammad and Imam Hossein considered

 

IBNA- The book, ‘Imam Hussein (as) und die Propheten (as)’ by Sayyed Ghaith Al Musawi in German describes the characteristics of these two brilliant figures of Islam.

 
Actress asks people to participate in Hope for Children Campaign
13 Dec 2014 - 00:05

Actress asks people to participate in Hope for Children Campaign

 

IBNA-The Iranian actress and ambassador of Hope for Children Campaign Mahtab Keramati talked about 550 recorded audio-books for blind children and invited people to contribute in producing such books.