IBNA- A meeting in Tehran honored prominent Italian Iranologist and professor of Persian literature at Bologna University Gianroberto Scarcia who passed away in July.
IBNA- Distinguished Russian orientalist and Iranologist Vasily Bartold whose epithet is “Sheikh al-Mostashreghin” has left valuable the works in his fields of study.
IBNA- Reynold Nicholson was an eminent British orientalist and translator who introduced the works of Attar and Mowlana Rumi to the West.
IBNA- The book, ‘Selected Ghazals of Mowlana Rumi in Hindi’ translated by the poet and university instructor Balram Shukla (PhD) will be unveiled at the Art Center of Islamic Propagation Organization.
IBNA- An American professor of Exeter University in England, scholar of Mawlana Rumi studies and Iranologist Leonard Lewisohn (Ph.D.) passed away on August 6.
IBNA- Iranian political philosopher, translator and literary researcher Majid Madadi died at his home in Tehran yesterday. He was 83.
IBNA- The book, ‘Foucault and Fiction’ by Timothy O'Leary, translated into Persian by Farhad Akbarzadeh will be reviewed at a meeting in the House of Literati affiliated to Iran’s Book House Institute.
IBNA- The eight-volume series ‘A Fiction with Quranic Concept’ which was printed last year by Beh Nashr Publishing in Tehran, is translated into Turkish and German.
IBNA- An Iranian researcher of philosophy, Mohammad-Ali Moradi died in Germany where he studied and practiced philosophy.
IBNA- The third expert meeting from the series of “Iranian World” is scheduled to be held on July 22 in Wartan House in Tehran with Iranian translator of Giddens’ works Mohsen Salasi in attendance.
IBNA- For the first time, 100 ghazals by Mowlana Jalal al-Din Rumi has been translated from Persian into English and published for Hindi enthusiasts of the legendary Iranian poet and Sufi mystic.
IBNA- At a ceremony an Iranian researcher of Mowlana Rumi Majid Pazuki received the international medal for his works on the legendary Sufi mystic, thinker and poet.
IBNA- The first meeting of Omar Khayyam millennium celebration was held with Iranian and foreign researchers in attendance on Thursday as musicians Christophe Rezai and Hadi Montazeri performed at the program.
IBNA- The book ‘On Plato's Symposium’ translated into Persian by Iraj Azar-Afza will be reviewed at a meeting in Tehran today.
IBNA- Eminent Iranian philosopher and writer, the late Dariush Shayegan will be commemorated at a ceremony in Iran’s Artists Forum.
IBNA- The 5th International Congress of Ors-e Bidel Dehlavi on the influential Persian poet and Sufi of the Indian subcontinent will be held by Bidel Foundation in collaboration with Iran’s Center of literature.
IBNA- In a message, Iran’s Culture Minister Seyyed Abbas Salehi (PhD) expressed his condolences over the death of Hojat ol-Eslam Ahmad Ahmadi, director of SAMT academic publishing.
IBNA- In his book, ‘Martin Heidegger (Makers of Contemporary Theology)’ the Scottish theologist and philosopher John Macquarrie presents a general view on Martin Heidegger’s ideas. The book has been recently released in Persian.