RSTV Documentary – Dastangoi

The word Dastangoi refers to the art of storytelling. It is a compound of two Persian words ‘Dastan’ and ‘Goi’ which means to tell a ‘Dastan’. Dastans were epics, often oral in nature, which were recited or read aloud and in essence were like medieval romances. Telling tales of adventure, magic and warfare, Dastans mapped many new worlds and horizons.