Interview with Amir Hossein Nouri, a profitable Iranian singer and composer
Amir, inform us just a little about Iran and the historical past of Iranian artwork?
Iran is an historic nation a number of thousand years previous histories. Stunning land with form and peaceable individuals who have given many companies to humanity all through its historical past. Iranian artwork can also be one of many richest inventive heritage within the historical past of the world. From literature and poetry to music and calligraphy to structure and portray and handicrafts corresponding to carpet weaving and carpet weaving, portray, pottery, enamelling, and … artwork is within the cloth of Iran.
You mentioned that all through the historical past of Iran, it has given many companies to humanity. Clarify extra to us?
I can confer with the primary Constitution of Human Rights written by Cyrus the Nice, or to the gorgeous slogan of the traditional Iranian prophet Zarathustra, “Good ideas, good phrases, and good deeds,” that are the premise of all humanitarian slogans nowadays. The empire of historic Iran could be thought of as an vital instance from the start of the formation of the idea of human world and modernity in its time. From the publish to the formation of the world order Iran has contributed to the advance of humanity. Historic Iran was well-known for its peace and respect for varied religions, in addition to its respect for beliefs and respect for the best way tribes had been dressed.
It was very fascinating. On this regard, are you able to introduce some world-renowned Iranians to us?
It is a very tough query as a result of we’re speaking about a number of thousand years of the historical past of the civilization of a nation. However very wanting Ibn Sina, the well-known Iranian doctor whose well-known encyclopedia referred to as “Shafa” has been taught in world drugs for a few years, to Zakaria Razi, the good Iranian scientist who found alcohol. Abu Rihan al-Biruni, the daddy of the anthropological science of Khayyam, the well-known astronomer, thinker and poet who wrote probably the most correct calendar within the historical past of mankind and lots of such …
You mentioned Khayyam. I believe Iranian literature and poetry are essential on this planet. Inform us about it?
Sure, a lot of the world is aware of Iran by the names of its poets. Nice folks corresponding to Hafez, Saadi, Rumi, Khayyam, Attar, Nezami, Ferdowsi, Nasser Khosrow, Shabestari, Rudaki, and so forth., who every had their very own philosophy and writing model in poetry.
are you able to give us some examples of their views?
For instance, Ferdowsi has a mythological model in Persian and in Shahnameh he says concerning the legends of Iran that generally within the motion pictures of the previous few many years, the reflection has impressed the characters of the legendary motion pictures. Rumi, who in his poems, in contrast to philosophy, which supplies extra credit score to motive, has a mystical view of the world that provides credit score to the guts, as a result of the guts is the place of affection. Khayyam, who in his poems questions the credibility of the world and invitations the mortal to be completely satisfied and to dwell in the true second.
Your music “Nirvana”, which has just lately received varied festivals world wide with the poem of Khayyam, has additionally been made with this view?
Khayyam was one of the vital clever folks of his time and maybe all of humanity. He sees the good secret of existence whatever the validation of ideologies and considers the one secret of dwelling as dwelling within the current second and dwelling fortunately in that second. It’s a nice honor for me to work on Khayyam’s poems, and “Nirvana” is the primary work I’ve launched from the album, which is able to quickly be launched with the poems of the good Persian poets.
Has this music attracted the eye of audiences all through the world? What’s your opinion?
Undoubtedly, Khayyam is without doubt one of the most well-known poets on this planet, and the reception of the viewers and the awards of the festivals didn’t shock me in any respect.
Do you assume that Iranian literature can encourage the folks of the world?
I believe the poems of those nice folks could be a resolution for the folks of all nations. For instance, as we speak, when the world is at struggle, Saadi’s lovely poem tells us:
All human beings are members of 1 body, / Since all, at first, from the identical essence got here.
When time afflicts a limb with ache / The opposite limbs at relaxation can’t stay.
— Thanks to your time and for telling us and our readers about the fantastic thing about Iranian tradition and artwork. I want you success. Thanks to you and the viewers of the journal, and I additionally hope that one-day humanity shall be our view of the world and borders shall be our solely cultural boundaries, and a world filled with peace, freedom, and love.