عنوان مقاله [English]
Rhythm (metre) is one of the effective and important factors which facilitates the creation and influence of poetic structure. Poetry is basically a means to express and reflect the inner feeling of the poet, and rhythm is an instrument to convey this feeling and sentiment. The authors in this research article seek to investigate four parts of outer, lateral, inner, and spiritual rhythm in the poems of Badr al-Din Chachi and consequently answer to the following research questions: How is the state of outer and lateral rhythm in the odes of Badr al-Din Chachi? What are the elements of inner rhythm in his odes? How is the state of spiritual rhythm and figures of speech in his odes? The results of this research which is conducted through descriptive analysis reveal that rhythm or metre is one of the most significant elements in the poetry of Badr al-Din Chachi. Using common and recurrent rhythms, complex and heavy Radifs, scarce rhymes, pun, repetition and so on, he has paid special attention to rhythm in his poetry.