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Iranian Ceremony of Shahnameh Reciting

Sunday, April 5, 2009
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Reciting of Shahnameh (masterpiece of Ferdowsi, Iranian poet) is one of the old Iranian traditions which existed in the culture and traditions of this country from ancient times, particularly among Bakhtiyari tribes and it continues till today.

During recent years this beautiful tradition has been held in the form of great ceremonies and with the presence of different walks of life. On the eve of new Iranian year (March 23 2009) more than 10000 of lovers of Iranian culture, literature and Shahnameh participated in this ceremony in Similli village near Masjed Soleyman in Khuzestan province.

Reading some parts of Shahnameh by different groups of Masjad Soleyman artists, playing rural music by different musical groups, and selling cultural productions were among entertaining programs of this year ceremony.

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