12 March; Day Nizami Ganjavi; the great Persian poet

The National Day for the commemoration of Nizami Ganjavi.

Niẓāmi-ye Ganjavī (1141-1209), is the greatest epic-romance poet of Persian literature, who for his miraculous ability to describe and imagine created a new style in Persian literature. The use of Gnostic and logical concepts have given the mysterious aspect to his poems that leads the reader to think more deeply.
In his works you can see the numerous metaphors, deep thoughts, secrets and passions. Nizami with his inspiration of the Iranian world, both before and after the arrival of Islam, succeeded in giving the sense of unity to all the nations that make up the civilization of Iran.

In Iran, on 12 March, Nizami Day was recognized to commemorate the great Persian poet.

The whole world seems like a body and Persia is its heart
He is not ashamed of this comparison who professes it with pride!
O Persia! O the planet the heart! The heart is the best part of the body.

Nezāmi Ganjavi (1141-1209)

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