We will read and listen to all of Shahnameh, in short sessions. Analysis of difficult words and verses will then follow, In order to gain better understanding of Iranian mythology, literature, culture and languages.
You will be able to download every podcast lasting around 5-10 minutes and have the option of listening to them in your own leisure time.
داستان هوشنگ و نهادن جشن سده
Hooshang, discovers fire and its many potential benefits. Then he worships through this precious element to God. This is the beginning of many professions and people start to live a more comfortable life under his rule and wisdom. He then makes canals to bring water near human dwellings.
The very day he discovered the fire remains a holly fiest, the fiest of Sadeh, as a legacy of King Hooshang.
نه همانا که مُرد
Today Dr. Parviz Varjavand passed away.
He will be missed by all of us...
پادکست در رادیو
Shahnameh Podcast is now being broadcasted by "Radio Zamaneh" a web based radio broadcasting from Amsterdam. Shahnameh Podcast is a part of "Jong e Seda" programme. You can listen to it on Wednesdays at 19:30 then 1:30 then 7:30 (Thursday) then 13:30 (Thursday).
Radio zamaneh is accessable via:
ماهواره: هات برد ۲
نام کانال: Radio Zamaneh
زاويه آنتن: ۱۳ درجه شرقی
فرکانس پخش:12475.5 مگاهرتز
Symbol rate: 27.5
Modulation type: QPSK
Bitrate, KBit/s: 128
Indentifictation in RMS system: 10657
فرکانس ۶۲۴۵ کیلوهرتز
از ساعت هشت و نیم شب تا سی دقیقه پس از نیمهشب به وقت تهران روی رادیوی موج کوتاه
پادشاهی گیومرت سی سال بود
Gayomart, the "mortal being", in Shahnameh is the very first king, civilization and human communities start with him. Ferdowsi does not follow the mainstream Zoroasterain story as told in Avesta. It is important to mention that there were several versions of the story as recorded by few historians including Abu-Reyhan and Estakhri.
گفتار اندر ستایش امیرک منصور و سلطان محمود
In these two final fragments of the Shahnameh introduction, Ferdowsi pays tribute to his friend and supporter Amirak Mansoor and the second part which is one of the most controversial parts of the Shahnameh, Setayesh e Soltan Mahmood. This part said to be added later when Ferdowsi decided to present it to the great king of Iran then.
گفتار اندر داستان ابو منصور دقیقی، گفتار اندر داستان دوست مهربان
Abu Mansoor e Daghighi starts the Shahnameh in young age but as Ferdousi explains he gets murdered in a fight. How ever Young Ferdowsi with encouragement of a close friend dares continuing what Daghighi had already started. These verses clearly show evidence of Pahlavi knowledge of Hakim Ferdousi.