عنوان مقاله [English]
The Ghaznavid sultans used to attract the poets of Madih Sarai to the court, in addition to adding to the glory of the court, to make their name last and perform their media role, which is to present an ideal image of the rulers. In addition to praising kings and nobles of the court, these poets also praised his royal appearance for possessing qualities such as: courage, generosity, and justice, which make the identity of an ideal king. This research aims to determine how Mamdohan's face is described in the praises of three famous poets of this period (Farokhi, onsori and Manochehri). For this purpose, all the verses related to the descriptions of the face and appearance of the rulers have been examined, based on which it was determined: the sultans and nobles of the Ghaznavid court have been praised with this attribute in praises, and the purpose of expressing their beauty, in addition to showing a face Being loved by Mamdouh, because people love beauty, is an expression of his enjoyment of God's approvals, which has appeared on the faces of kings. Due to the fact that the praises of these poets were recorded in the Divan of Poems and were read to the people in the streets and gatherings, the beautiful appearance of the kings and courtiers in the great Ghaznavid Empire shows a beautiful and well-groomed face in the minds of the people who had not seen them. It was considered a sign of God's protection.