Comprehensive information about Rudaki including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Abu Abdollah Jafar ibn Mohammad Rudaki (Persian : , Tajik : , entitled Adam ul-Shoara or Adam of Poets), also written as Rudagi (858 - ca. 941), was a Persian poet, and is regarded as the first great literary genius of the Modern Persian, who composed poems in the "New Persian" alphabet. Rudaki is considered as a founder of Persian classical literature. His poetry contains many of the oldest genres of Persian poetry including the quatrain. Only a small percentage of his extensive poetry has survived. This educational Rudaki resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.
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