GOFTMAN: Defining Dari, Parsi and Farsi
Parsi, Parsi Dari or Dari: Are these three names for a single language or three separate languages?
Some people by using the term Dari say that Dari is our mother tongue not Farsi (Persian) while some researchers in Afghanistan, Iran and Tajikistan believe that Dari, Farsi and Parsi are three names for one language and they can’t be evaluated in separate contexts.
In this episode of Goftman, host Partaw Naderi discusses the topic with topic with the following guests
Ahmad Zia Rafat, university lecturer
Mohammad Hussain Yamin, university lecturer
Hafiz Shariati Sahar, university lecturer
Assadullah Walwalji, writer