Shiraz to mark Hafez National Day on October 12 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 06 October 2009 06:50

A variety of programs are arranged for the occasion of Hafez National Day on October 12 in Shiraz. Inauguration of the Fars department of the Iran National Library and Archives (INLA), introducing a Bosnian translation of the Divan of Hafez, and holding an exhibition of manuscripts of the Divan of Hafez, are among the programs, said director of Fars Research Foundation. Ali-Akbar Safipur, who is also the director of the new department of INLA in Shiraz, said that more programs are being arranged this year as compared to previous years. The ceremony will begin 8:00 am with the casting of flowers on the tomb of Hafez, he said adding that paying tribute to experts on Hafez is also among the programs. “Introducing the translation of the divan into Bosnian will take place at the mausoleum of Hafez with Bosnian translators and Iranian scholars attending,” he stated.

Curtsy:Mehr News Agency



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