Jun 9, 2021, 2:31 PM
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Alexander Aladashvili, great Georgian Iranologist, passes away

Tehran, IRNA – Prominent Georgian Iranologist, Alexander Aladashvili, passed away at the age of 65, the cultural attaché office at Iran's Embassy in Georgia reported on Wednesday.

Born in 1956 in Tbilisi, Georgia, Aladashvili was graduated in Persian language and literature from a state university of oriental studies in 1978.

Aladashvili was an Iranologist, a poet, a translator, and a literator.

During his life, Aladashvili translated and published parts of poems created by famous and great Iranian poets, including Fersowsi, Rudaki, Mowlana, and Khayyam.

He also released Persian to Georgian dictionary with the help of Iranian Embassy in Tbilisi.


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