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Historical manuscripts, documents up for restoration in western Iran

TEHRAN – A number of historical manuscripts, books, and documents are being rehabilitated in Borujerd, western Lorestan province, the provincial tourism chief has said. “Documents and books of historical significance are in the process of being restored in the first phase,” Seyyed Amin Qasemi announced on Tuesday. The documents are being restored by an experienced […]

Iranian bookstores offer “Body as a Cinematic Thing”

TEHRAN – A Persian translation of American scholar Lesley Stern’s book “Dead and Alive: The Body as a Cinematic Thing” has been published in Tehran. The book translated by Saleh Najafi has been released by the Lega publishing house. In the cinema, many were living and many kept on living and many became dead, as […]

House of handicrafts to open in ancient Bam

TEHRAN – A house of handicrafts is set to be inaugurated in the ancient city of Bam, which is famed for its magnificent UNESCO-registered adobe citadel. “A house of handicrafts will be inaugurated in Bam to help develop and promote various fields of handicrafts and to train new crafters,” Kerman province’s deputy tourism chief said […]

Iranian handicrafts: crystal carving  

TEHRAN – Crystals have long been created in Iran to captivate human attention with their enigmatic mysterious beauty. Carving crystals is one of the most original and common methods of decorating crystal works tracing back to the Achaemenid era (c. 550 – 330 BC). Sassanid artists were also very skillful to do so. Experts say […]

Moveable properties in Khuzestan added to national heritage list

TEHRAN –A selection of 12 moveable properties in Khuzestan province has recently been inscribed on the national heritage list. The Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts announced the inscriptions on Sunday in a letter to the governor-general of the southwestern province, CHTN reported. Inscriptions, petroglyphs, statues, traditional costumes, and stone seals were among the […]

“The Angel Maker” comes to Persian bookstores

TEHRAN – “The Angel Maker”, a bestseller by the Belgian novelist Stefan Brijs who writes in Dutch, has been published in Persian. The literary page-turner about one man’s macabre ambition to create life and secure immortality has been translated by Samgis Zandi and An Amut is the publisher of the book. The village of Wolfheim […]

Open-air museum to be set up within Iron Age site

Tehran – An open-air museum will be established on the premises of the ca. 7,000-year-old Qoli Darvish Hill, which is situated in the north-central Qom province. “The first phase of the project involves building an access road and installing metal grating fences along the route of visitors to the Iron Age site,” deputy provincial tourism […]

“The Ashtray” published in Persian 

TEHRAN – American director and writer Errol Morris’s book “The Ashtray (Or the Man Who Denied Reality)” that criticizes the philosophy of Thomas Kuhn has been published in Persian in Tehran. Qoqnus is the publisher of the book translated into Persian by Reza Sadeqi. The book was first published in May 2018 by the University […]

“For a Night of Love” at Iranian bookstores

TEHRAN – Influential French novelist Émile François Zola’s “For a Night of Love” has been published in Persian. The book translated into Persian by Mahmud Gudarzi has been published by Ofoq in Tehran. The book was originally published in 1883 and an English translation of the book by Andrew Brown was released in 2002. The […]

Moveable properties in Khorasan Razavi made national heritage

TEHRAN –A total of 19 historical moveable properties in Khorasan Razavi province, have recently been inscribed on the national heritage list. The Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts announced the inscriptions on Wednesday in a letter to the governor-general of the northeastern province, CHTN reported. Ancient potteries, historical Quran manuscripts, wooden doors, tiles, and […]

Cultural elements in Qazvin added to national heritage list

TEHRAN –A total of eight new cultural elements, which are practiced in the northwestern province of Qazvin, have been inscribed on the national intangible cultural heritage list. The Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts on Saturday announced the inscriptions in an official document it submitted to the governor-general of the province, CHTN reported. The […]

Iranian handicrafts: Marquetry

TEHRAN – Marquetry is termed “Mo’araq” in Persian, which literally means “an object with veins”. In terms of handicrafts, Mo’araq is a form of art in which colorful pieces of wood are cut and arranged next to each other on a wooden or polyester background. A variety of woods are used to make marquetry, from […]

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