Laugh and Learn Persian

Persians love to tell jokes. Jokes are an essential part of the Persian language and culture. If you really want to understand Persian Language, you need to understand the jokes that people tell in Persian! Check out the following jokes and see if you understand them. Try telling a joke you like to your friends. It’s a good way to practice your Persian.

Some jokes are from a famous Persian character, Mullah Nasreddin, who appears in many funny Persian stories. He is always humorous, wise, and sometimes philosophic. Mulla’s stories are generally funny, but in the subtle humor there is always a lesson to be learned. Just hearing Molla’s name brings smile to Persians.

مظفر میره دكتر میگه آقای دكتر من بیماری فراموشی گرفته‌ام.

دكتر میگه:  چند وقته این بیماری رو دارین؟

غضنفرمیگه:  كدوم بیماری؟