Comparison the written and unwritten epic stories about Rostam,s Family

Ovisi, Javad (2014) Comparison the written and unwritten epic stories about Rostam,s Family. Masters thesis, University of Zabol.

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In this paper we review and compare the epic works of the fifth century. This century is the beginning of the formation of the Sassanid school in which the Iranian people’s thought, , Prose and verse about the deeds of kings and heroes, and what has happened on the Iranian plateau was transmited to the future generations. This entire works, both in verse and prose, was formed on the centrality of Rostam’s family. This epic school first was formed at Marv, and then in the culture of Tus city. And represen the structure of the society at that time and awakened Persian language from four hundred-year of sleepping. Epics that emerged in this centuries are: Garshasp-nameh, Framrz-nameh, Borzu-nameh, Jahangyr-nameh, Banugoshasp-nameh, Susannameh, Coke Kohzad, Bahman nameh, Azarbarzin-nameh, Shahriar-nameh and Sam-nameh, Etc. The aim of his study was to introduce their topics and verses for example, who sing the epopee? Who wrote it? Wich year? Where? And to whom it was dedicated? This is about the characteristics of these epopees that have been the narration of Sistanis people. And also to show that the subject of these epopees is alike or different from oral narrative of Sistanis people? The places that mentioned in these epopees like the Khargah plain in story of Coke Kohzad todayse is known in Sistan as dormitory (Khabgah or Khargah) plain and "Merbad Castle is known as Coke Kohzad that matches on Mount of Khajeh. It also becomes clear that the poets of mentioned epopees, were written acording to Ferdowsi epopees .Sometimes it quoted the content, composition and also a hemistich and a bit from Ferdowsi. At the end of this paper several works of prose are introduced that linked to Sistan, such as Book of battle (labor = Forced labor s that work hard today in Sistan applications.), and book of Sakysran and Rostam and Esfandiar. The data were collected from oral interviews, fieldwork and library written about Sistan in hundred years ago.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Sistan, Rostam, Garshasp, Ferdowsi and Faramarz-nameh
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Depositing User: Mrs najmeh khajeh
Date Deposited: 24 Apr 2016 04:35
Last Modified: 02 Mar 2019 06:43

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