Source: CHN, Tehran
Iranian philosopher, mathematician and astronomer Sheikh Bahai is among the world luminaries to be commemorated this year
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He added that the short biography of each figure has been prepared and will be submitted to the UNESCO headquarters in
Hashemi continued, "These figures will be studied at three different stages, namely international, national and regional. The international list has been prepared for UNESCO, and on the national and regional levels, their names and biographies will be introduced in school textbooks. We are also planning to order statutes of these figures to be installed in their birth or death places."
UNESCO has declared 2009 the International Year of Astronomy, and Iranian Muslim scholar, philosopher, mathematician and astronomer Sheikh Bahai is among the world luminaries to be commemorated this year, he went on to say.
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