Persian culture
The culture of Iran is one of the oldest in the Middle East. Owing to its dominant geo-political position and culture in the world, Iran has directly influenced cultures and peoples as far away as Ita...
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The Longest Poem Ever Written: Shahnameh – The Epic Book Of Kings
In 977 AD, a Persian poet named Ferdowsi began on a grandiose poetic journey that would take him 33 years to complete. He used ancient Persian tales which had been told from generation to generation f...
Persian art
persian art dates back to thousands of years ago and has preserved its traditional forms in the modern world.
Iranian art
Persian art or Iranian art has one of the richest art heritages in world history and encompasses many disciplines including architecture, painting, weaving, pottery, calligraphy, metalworking and ston...
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Persian language
Persian (/ˈpɜrʒən/ or /ˈpɜrʃən/; فارسی fārsi [fɒːɾˈsiː] in Persian) is the predominant modern descendant of Old Persian, a southwestern Iranian language within the Indo-Iranian branch of the Indo-Euro...
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Persian literature
Persian literature (Persian: ادبیات فارسی‎) is one of the world's oldest literatures. It spans two-and-a-half millennia, though much of the pre-Islamic material has been lost. Its sources have b...
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Iranian literature
Persian literature (Persian: ادبیات فارسی‎) is one of the world's oldest literatures. It spans two-and-a-half millennia, though much of the pre-Islamic material has been lost. Its sources have b...
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Cinema of Iran
The Iranian Film Industry (or the Cinema of Iran; in Persian: سینمای ایران) refers to the cinema and film industries in Iran which produce a variety of commercial films annually. Iranian art films ha...
Music of Iran
Iranian music, as evidenced by the archaeological records of Elam, the most ancient culture in southwestern Iran, dates back thousands of years. There is a distinction between the science of Music, or...
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List of Iranian musicians and singers
This is a list of Iranian (Persian) musicians and musical groups.
Persian traditional music
Persian traditional music (mūsīqī-e sonnatī-e īrānī, mūsīqī-e aṣīl-e īrānī) is the traditional and indigenous music of Persia / Iran: mūsīqī, the science and art of music, and moosiqi, the sound and p...
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Iranian architecture
Iranian architecture or Persian architecture is the architecture of contemporary Iran and the Iranian Cultural Continent. It has a continuous history from at least 5000 BCE to the present, with charac...
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Persian gardens
The tradition and style in the design of Persian Gardens, known as Iranian gardens in Iran (Persian باغ ایرانی Bāgh-e Irāni)or Bāgh-Sarai) has influenced the design of gardens from Andalusia to India ...
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Iranian cuisine
Iranian or Persian cuisine is the traditional and modern style of cooking in Iran. Situated in the Middle East and West Asia, the Iranian culinary style is unique to Iran, though has historically both...
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Sport in Iran
Many sports are practiced in Iran, both traditional and modern. Tehran, for example, was the first city in West Asia to host the Asian Games in 1974, and continues to host and participate in major int...
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Iranian women
Women in Iran discusses the history, contribution, aspects, and roles of women in Iran. Women in Iran have always played fundamental, crucial, and representative roles in the long history of Iran.
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Iranian festivals
The following is a list of festivals in Iran.
Persian art
Persian art or Iranian art has one of the richest art heritages in world history and encompasses many disciplines including architecture, painting, weaving, pottery, calligraphy, metalworking and ston...
Persian art - Wikipedia
Persian clothing
Persian miniature paintings employ both vivid and muted colors for clothing, although the colors of paint pigment often do not match the colors of dyes. Persian men and women usually wore a full-lengt...
Iranian folklore
Iranian folklore, including jokes, legends, games, folklore heroes and beliefs is sophisticated and complex.
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Persian mythology
Persian mythology are traditional tales and stories of ancient origin, all involving extraordinary or supernatural beings. Drawn from the legendary past of Iran, they reflect the attitudes of the soci...
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Iranian philosophy
Iranian philosophy or Persian philosophy can be traced back as far as to Old Iranian philosophical traditions and thoughts which originated in ancient Indo-Iranian roots and were considerably influenc...
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The Longest Poem Ever Written: Shahnameh – The Epic Book Of Kings
In 977 AD, a Persian poet named Ferdowsi began on a grandiose poetic journey that would take him 33 years to complete. He used ancient Persian tales which had been told from generation to generation f...
Persian and Urdu
The Persian language influenced the formation of many modern languages of all of West Asia, Europe, Central Asia, and South Asian regions, including the South Asian language Urdu.Following the Turko-P...