On Friday, October 12, Commemoration Day of Iran’s internationally renowned poet Hafez was held at the Ibn Sina Institute in Sarajevo.
On that occasion family of deceased translator dr. Bećir Džaka, was awarded as well as other participants in this project of translating Hafez's Divan to Bosnian language.


The ceremony was attended by ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Sarajevo, ie. Mr. Heidari, and in the presence of the Iranian consul for culture, Nouri and the Director of the Scientific Research Institute "Ibn Sina" dr. Kazem Zoghi Barany.

At the end of the ceremony, which lasted from 11 AM to 1 PM, the wife of the professor Dzaka, his son and other participants in this publishing project were received recognition award and a gift.

"Translation of Divan of Hafez into Bosnian" by Becir Dzaka, published by Science and Research Institute "Ibn Sina" in Sarajevo in 2009, was awarded in Islamic Republic of Iran as Book of the year.
October 12th is marked as Hafez Day in the Iranian National calendar.