N°03578
Element Traditional skills of building and sailing Iranian Lenj boats in the Persian Gulf (Iran (Islamic Republic of))
Inscribed in 2011 (6.COM) on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Title as submitted EN: Loft Port- Rezif Khāni Ceremony. In this ritual, sailors sing and dance together. The songs tell the story of sailors and dangers of the voyage on the sea. Daf, Dohol and Damam are the instruments used in this ceremony.