03-JUN-2016: Professor Azarmi Dukht Safavi, Director, Institute of Persian Research, Aligarh Muslim University recently visited Iran in a delegation headed by Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.
During the visit, Prof Safavi also presented a paper at an 'Indo-Iran Relations' Conference organized by the ICCR, New Delhi and Academy of Persian Language and Literature, Tehran. Prime Minister Shri Modi inaugurated the Conference.
Besides political personnel, the delegation also included some intellectuals and artists from India.
An exhibition of the publications of the Institute of Persian Research was also organized on the occasion.
At least two publications of Prof Safavi, 'Tashreehul Aqwam' and 'Masnawi Maulana Rum- part I' (Hindi translation) were also released at the Seminar by Dr Ghulam Ali Haddad Adil, former Speaker of Iranian Parliament.
Related PicturesProfessor Azarmi Dukht Safavi along with other delegates at the Book exhibition in Tehran (Iran)