This research extends on historical background and mythic structure of Yarasanism through a survey of principal concepts of their beliefs. History of Tanbur and its usages are investigated through introducing three major Mughams with a special focus on Haqqni Mugham. This research study was conducted via descriptive -analytical method and library method. This study also identifies some features and symbols of Tanbour as music instrument and its correlation with Yarsan beliefs including individuals, numbers, legends, etc. This research also addresses a relation between Tanbour and Yarsan identity. The results show that Tanbour preserved language, literature (poetry), and music.
Keywords: Tanbour, Yarasan Music, Yarsanism, Mysticism, Poetry
Publication Date : April 22, 2016
|EndNote||%0 International E-Journal of Advances in Social Sciences TANBUR AS STRINGED MUSIC INSTRUMENT: ROLE, QUALITIES, INFLUENCES ON YARSANISM %A Seyedeh Sara Seyedahmady Zavieh , Mohammad-Reza Darvishi , Azadeh Mehrpouyan %T TANBUR AS STRINGED MUSIC INSTRUMENT: ROLE, QUALITIES, INFLUENCES ON YARSANISM %D 2016 %J IJASOS- International E-journal of Advances in Social Sciences %P 2411-183X-2411-183X %V 2 %N 4 %R %U|