EghtesadOnline: UN Representative and coordinator in Tehran Gary Lewis acknowledged about his meeting with head of ECO Cultural Institute and said that in the meeting the two sides discussed joint potential efforts on Iranian culture, he wrote in his Instagram post.
EghtesadOnline: More than a thousand years ago a Persian poet named Ferdowsi of Tous collected and put into heroic verse the millennium old mythological and epic traditions of Iran. It took him thirty years to write the sixty thousand verses called “The Shahnameh”.
EghtesadOnline: Iranians by taking model from their great civilization and genuine culture are symbols of peace and brotherhood in the region, United Nations Information Center Director in Iran Maria Dotsenko said.
EghtesadOnline: Iranians are honored to have ancient culture and vast knowledge of literature, poetry, and art influential in their storytelling and filmmaking, says a cinema expert.
EghtesadOnline: Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Seyyed Reza Salehi-Amiri said on Thursday that cultural diplomacy is parallel to political diplomacy that has been based on cultural commonalities.
EghtesadOnline: Over 2,000 Iranian Zoroastrian attended the festival of Farvardingan or Furudog, a remembrance day for the Fravahars and the souls of the departed in this central province on April 8, it was reported on Sunday.
EghtesadOnline: People across Iran celebrate Sizdah Bedar, the traditional Persian festival of nature, on Sunday by spending time outdoors.
EghtesadOnline: Vice-President and Head of Iranian Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization describes Norouz as an ultra-national and global festival with Iranian roots.
EghtesadOnline: Patience finds its historical roots back in ancient Iranian culture, and the country’s history is abounded with numerous occasions in which patience has proven to be the right path to victory
EghtesadOnline: Cultural works belonging to the third millennium BC were discovered on the surface and during speculation operations, said the head of the speculation team of stratigraphy and proposing the limits of Dembe Kooh in the port city of Chabahar.