شنبه 31 فروردين 1398
Home|Iran|Islam|Persian Language|FAQ|Contact Us|Links|Sitemap|فارسي|Facebook
News > The Norouz celebrations held at Iran Culture House, New Delhi on March 20, 2019


  Print        Send to Friend

The Norouz celebrations held at Iran Culture House, New Delhi on March 20, 2019


Iran Culture House, New Delhi has organized Norouz celebration on March 20, 2019 in the presence of Hujjatol Islam Mahdi Mahdavipour, the representative of the Supreme Leader in India, Dr. Ali Chegini, Ambassador of Iran to India, Dr. Ali Dehgahi, Cultural Councilor of Iran in New Delhi, Dr. Ehsanullah Shokrallahi, Director, Persian Research Center of Iran Culture House, New Delhi, Professor Sharif Hussein Qasemi, former HoD, Persian, University of Delhi, staff of Iranian institutions and their families, Professors, and students of Persian language & literature.


On the occasion of the birthday of Imam Ali (A.S) and Eid-e-Norouz Dr. Ali Dehgahi conveyed congratulations to the audiences.


Hujjatol Islam Mahdi Mahdavipour started his speech with the recitation of Hadith of Prophet of Islam (PBUH) about Imam Ali (AS) and congratulated the occasion by saying that "the story of birth place of Imam Ali is mentioned in the almost all reliable reference books such as Mustadrak-e-Sahihain, while the ruler of Neishabouri says that the birth of Ali (A.S.) in the Kaaba and the wall split of the Ka"ba is a reality and no historian has denied it.

In another part of his speech, he emphasized that Hazrat Ali (A.S.) is the only person that all sects and individual have written the book about his personality.

He referred to Iran"s role in the advancement of science and knowledge, adding that many Iranian scholars, mystics and poets migrated to the Indian subcontinent and they were warmly welcomed by the Indians.

He added about Norouz & New Year and said: "Nowruz is the celebration and spring of nature. We have to discover this spring in our lives".

Dr. Chegini extends his congratulations on the occasion of the Nowruz and considered it blessed by the blessings of Imam Ali (AS) on the New Year"s Eve. He added that our Nowruz is Alavi this year, it connects us with the past and future and symbolizes sincerity, peace and Purity and purification, and we have to go for inner cleanliness & purification on the occassion of Nowruz to keep away ourself from hatred and grudging.

 

Professor Sharif Hossein Qasemi, referred to the introduction of Farsi languages to India and its related culture: "The core features of this culture are respect for thoughts and beliefs of each others, a common culture which is mentioned as composite culture in the constitution of India also.

In another part of the program, Miss. Farzaneh Shokrullahi recited a poem about the spring.

 

At the end of the ceremony, the Iranian Musical Group "Shirvan" performed some beautiful pieces of Iranian traditional music.




08:50 - 25/03/2019    /    Number : 725895    /    Show Count : 50



Close