Photos: Iran commemorates Persian poet Sa’adi

Abū-Muhammad Muslih al-Dīn bin Abdallāh ShīrāzīSaadi Shirazi ; better known by his pen-name as Saʿdī, was one of the major Persian poets of the medieval period. He is not only famous in Persian-speaking countries, but has also been quoted in western sources. He is recognized for the quality of his writings and for the depth of his social and moral thoughts. Saadi is widely recognized as one of the most prominent and greatest poets of the classical literary tradition.

 

By Tasnim News Agency