Shams-e-Tabrizi(Located in Khoy)

Shams-e-Tabrizi(Located in Khoy) Shams-e-Tabrizi or Shams al-Din Mohammad (1185-1248) was an Iranian Muslim, who is credited as the spiritual instructor of Mewlana Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Balkhi, also known as Rumi and is referenced with great reverence in Rumi’s poetic collection, in particular Diwan-i Shams-e Tabrizi . Tradition holds that Shams taught Rumi in seclusion in […]



Mawlana Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi , also known as Jalal ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhi , Mawlana/Mawlawi , more popularly as Rumi (1207 – 17 December 1273), was a 13th-century Persian poet, jurist, Islamic scholar, theologian, and Sufi mystic. Rumi’s influence transcends national borders and ethnic divisions: Iranians, Tajiks, Turks, Greeks, Pashtuns, other Central Asian Muslims, and […]

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Attar of Nishapur(Located in Nishapur)

Attar of Nishabur Abū Ḥamīd bin Abū Bakr Ibrāhīm (c. 1110 – c. 1221); known by his pen-names Farīd ud-Dīn or Aṭṭār , was a Persian Muslim poet, theoretician of Sufism, and hagiographer from Nishabur who had an immense and lasting influence on Persian poetry and Sufism. Biography Information about Attar’s life is rare and […]

Baba Taher Tomb

Babataher tomb(Located in Hamedan)

Babataher tomb(Located in Hamedan) Babataher tomb is in the middle of a rectangular, beautiful, lush,field with turquoise prismatic dome, on an octagonal base, on top of a low hill. Tomb roof has tiled mosaic.Facade and floor of the tomb is of stone. Inside there are inscriptions of tiles. The sensational songs of Baba Taher are […]

Omar Khayyam tomb

Omar Khayyam(Located in Neishapur)

Omar Khayyam(Located in Neishapur) was born in Nishapur, in Iran, then a Seljuq capital inKhorasan, which rivaled Cairo or Baghdad in cultural prominence in that era. He is thought to have been born into a family of tent-makers He spent part of his childhood in the town of Balkh (in present-day northern Afghanistan), studying under […]

Ferdowsi Tomb

Ferdowsi(Located in Tous)

Ferdowsi(Located in Tous) Hakim Abu ʾl-Qasim Ferdowsi Tusi (935–1025 CE), was a highly revered Persian poet and the author of the epic of Shahnameh (the Persian “Book of Kings”), which is the world’s longest epic poem created by a single poet, and the national epic of Iran and the Persian-speaking world. Having drafted the Shahnameh […]


Hafeziyeh (Tomb of Hafez) in Shiraz

Hafeziyeh (Tomb of Hafez) in Shiraz Khwāja Shams-ud-Dīn Muhammad Hāfez-e Shīrāzī, the great sonneteer, known by his pen name Hafez, and titled by Lesan-ol-Qeib and Tarjoman ol-Asrar, was born in the early eighth century of Hijri calendar (1321 AD) in Shiraz, and died in 792 Hijri (1413 AD) in Shiraz. Hafez, according to himself, had […]

Tomb of Hafez

Hafez(Located in Shiraz)

Hafez Shams-od Din Mohammad, known as Hafez (1315 – 1390 AD), he had memorised the Koran by heart and also had memorized many of the works of his hero, Saadi, as wells as Attar, Rumi and Nizami.Hafez was born and died in his native town,Shiraz. to which he was deeply attached. He is the most […]

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Saadi(Located in Shiraz)

Saadi(Located in Shiraz) Saadi is the Persian Iranian poet, writer and philosopher who was born and died in the 13th century in Shiraz.  He is a great lyric poet second only to Hafez. All in all; he is one of the great names not only in Persian speaking countries, but has been quoted in western sources […]