Led by AasooNaderi, the Iranian ritual dance troupe Aasoo launched its career in 2007.

The title of the group in Kurdish language means the brightest and highest light.

As well as doing research in the field of ritual dances and plays, Naderi teaches the relevant courses and is a member of Iran’s House of Theater.

He has also authored a book titled, Halparki: the Sacred Ballads of Kurds.