This recording features Iraj Anvar. Iraj teaches Persian Literature at Brown and has translated this poem for YES! Magazine. Iraj is also the translator of poetry of Rumi: Forty Eight Ghazals of Rumi.
Listen to Iraj Anvar read a poem of the Persian poet Hafez in Farsi.
Listen to Iraj Anvar read his English translation.
PHOTO DIARY: See a picture of the Mausoleum of Hafez in Shiraz and more from Rick Steves' trip to Iran.