No-Rooz, The Iranian New Year at Present Times


Subject:
Holidays by Region , Holidays and Observances Individually , Nawruz , Iran

Description:
Description of the origins and traditions of No-Rooz, the Iranian new year, which occurs at the vernal equinox in March. Discusses symbols, decorations, foods, activities, and greetings for No-Rooz. Also provides links to related articles about No-Rooz and the Iranian calendar. From The Iran Chamber Society, a nonprofit organization of scholars and researchers promoting Iranian culture and society.

Publisher:
Iran Chamber Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.iranchamber.com/culture/articles/norooz_iranian_new_year.php


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