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or Ferdowsi
, c.940–1020, principal Persian poet, author of the Shah Namah [the book of kings], the great Persian epic. His original name was Abul Kasim Mansur; he is thought to have been born of a yeoman family of Khorasan.
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Ferdowsi began it in 977 A.D., when eastern Iran was under Samanid rule, and wrote it in classical Persian at a time when Arabic was the favoured language of literature.
Hakim Abu'l-Qasim Firdowsi Tusi commonly transliterated as Ferdowsi (or Firdausi, Firdavsi), (940-1020 C.E.) is a highly revered Persian poet.
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Nezami to the Rome municipality, which placed it in Viale Madama Letizia near the statue of the important Persian poet Ferdowsi.
Inspired by characters from poems such as Shahnameh, written by the Persian poet Ferdowsi, Khamsa of Nizami, Jami's Yusuf and Zulaikha and other literary sources, the miniature paintings fascinate the visitors thronging the Muscat Festival with their striking lyricism.
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Seven Quests -- poem to game: An online strategy game based on the 1,000-year-old epic Persian poem of Rostam and the Epic of the Kings (The Shahnameh) by Ferdowsi. The creator, who is of Canadian and Persian origin, is passionate about making riveting gaming experiences that aim to share the rich heritage of the Middle East with the rest of the world.