Land of Light (13)

Welcome to the 13th weekly episode of the series Land of Light. We pick up from where we left you last week concerning the account of the childhood years of the Almighty’s Last and Greatest Messenger, Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny). Hopefully, his life would …

India to host Iran Resistance Filmfest

Iran is planning to hold a Resistance Film Festival and workshop in the Indian capital city of New Delhi.

Belarus hosts Persian music exhibit

Iran has launched an exhibition of Persian music in Belarus to introduce the country’s traditional art of music and musical instruments.

Sa'di Opera heading to Fajr

Director of Sa'di Opera said the puppet opera is in the final stage of production and will be ready for performance at the upcoming Fajr International Theater Festival in January 2015.

Iran envoy attends confab of Iranologists in Moscow

Iranian Ambassador to Moscow, Mahdi Sanai, has attended the Moscow conference of Iranologists and prominent lecturers of Farsi language of Russian universities.

Iran’s police seize near 800kg of opium in Yazd Province

The Iranian anti-drug police forces in the central province of Yazd have seized 786kg of opium in a single operation, a police chief announced on Monday.

‘Iran rated as cheapest destination for foreign tourists’

Iranian Vice-President and Head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization described Iran as a favorite and attractive tourist resort for foreigners.

Iranian Notables, Sources of Global Honor (21)

Today, we continue our last week’s discussion on the famed Iranian philosopher, theologian, mathematician, astronomer, and poet of 7th Century AH, Khaje Nasir Ed-Din Tousi. We said that Mohammad Ibn Hassan Jahroudi Tousi, popularly known as Khaje Nasir Ed-Din Tousi, was born in the northeastern Iranian city of Tous in …