Muslih-ud-Din Mushrif ibn-Abdullah Shirazi
Saadi in a Rose gairden, frae a Mughal manuscript o his wark Gulistan, c. 1645
|Died||1291 or 1292|
|Schuil||Persie poetry, Persian leeteratur|
|Poetry, Mysticism, Logic, Ethics, Sufism|
Abū-Muhammad Muslih al-Dīn bin Abdallāh Shīrāzī (Persie: ابومحمد مصلحالدین بن عبدالله شیرازی), better kent bi his pen-name Saadi (سعدی Saʿdī(Saadi (help·info))), an aa kent as Saadi of Shiraz (سعدی شیرازی Saadi Shirazi), wis ane o the major Perse poets an leeterar men o the medieval period. He isna anly famous in Persie-speakin kintras, but haes been quotit in wastren soorces as well. He is recognised for the quality o his writins an for the depth o his social an moral thochts. Saadi is widely recognised as ane o the greatest poets o the clessical leeterar tradeetion, earnin him the nickname "Master o Speech" or "The Master" amang Persie scholars.