Iranian FM’s surprise in midair
The cabin crew of the airplane carrying Iran’s Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, and his entourage to India surprised him on his birthday.
Shahram Nazeri: The legend of epic Persian song
February 18 marks the birthday of Shahram Nazeri, the pioneer Iranian tenor who performs the lyrics of famous Persian poets Molavi, founding a new style of epic-mythical singing. He was named as Iran’s chevalier of song by the French.
Aydin Aghdashloo, age 77, painting 63 years
Aydin Aghdashloo’s 77th birthday was celebrated yesterday, 30 November, at the 23rd Press Expo in Tehran.
Happy Birthday Master Shajarian
Today, 23 September, is the birthday of Mohammad-Reza Shajarian Master vocalist of Iran. He turns 77 and keeps shining at the summit of Iranian traditional singing.
Physicians celebrate Avicenna birthday
In the Iranian calendar, today the equivalent of 23 August, is Avicenna’s birthday and has been named as Doctors’ Day. Avicenna was a great physician, mathematician, scholar, and philosopher who has written important books on medicine, such as ‘The Canon of Medicine’