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Stanzaic verse forms have been part of the corpus of classical Persian poetry from the early stage onwards and have continued to play a role until modern times, alhough the quantity of stanzaic poetry in Persian literature is modest in comparison to other verse forms.

in Encyclopaedia Iranica Online

an epic poem named after its main hero, Borzu, son of Sohrāb and grandson of Rostam. The Borzu-nāma belongs to the cycle of epics dealing with the dynasty of the princes of Sistān.

in Encyclopaedia Iranica Online
In: Oriente Moderno
In: Shahnama Studies III

An illustrated manuscript of the Dīvān of the Persian poet Ḥāfiẓ (c. 1315–1390) made in Kashmir in the late-18th century is the subject of this article. The provenance of the manuscript and the nature of the present collection in which it is kept are discussed. The role of Ḥāfiẓ in Persian literature is given ample attention. All forty miniatures contained in the Huis Bergh volume are briefly described, and the themes depicted therein are discussed.

In: Journal of Islamic Manuscripts
In: Shahnama Studies II
In: Shahnama Studies I