- 20,000 vacationers from Iran have traveled to Armenia
- A $100 million Iranian community center in San Jose. Santa Clara County, the third-largest population of Farsi speakers in U.S.A.
- Mayor Bogaard declares ” Norooz a Pasadena Tradition”
- Smithsonian’s Freer Norouz to accommodate about 1,000 people, but more than 7,000 people showed up.
- I save the entire year to spend for Nowruz
- For years, nobody had talked about Chaharshanbe Suri on state-run TV
- “burn away” a year’s worth of sin during the Chaharshanbeh Soori festival in Dubai
- So if London’s parks are full of picnicking Middle Eastern types (Hyde Park…) this evening, you will know what’s afoot.
- Hamilton Hotel in Itaewon, Seoul, to celebrate the coming of “Norouz” hosted by Iranian Embassy
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Fortune Poetry in Persian.
Hafiz is a poet for poets. His Divan is to be found at the home of most Iranians who recite his poems by heart and use as proverb and saying to this day.
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Kazakhstan - This festival should unite all Kazakhstanis for good deeds.
Tajikistan - All the good customs of the celebration of Navruz are the source of morality and education, creativity, love of beauty.
Kyrgyzstan - On this day, the interaction of nature and man is the absolute harmony.
Albania - Sultan Novruzit itself as symbolic of ‘New Day’ convey hope, warmth, joy, elements to suit the reality of our country
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Saturday March 21, 2009 (Starting)
Wednesday April 1, 2009 (Ending)
Iran’s museums will play host to visitors during the Noruz holiday, which runs from March 21 to April 1.
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“With great pleasure, I offer you this blessing on your holiday, a day of renewal that brings with it happiness and hope of a new day, of better days and a blessed new year,”
نوروزتان پیروز و هر روزتان نوروز باد
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On the occasion of the Iranian New Year the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei issued a message on March 20, 2009. The following is the full text of this message:
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Sideshows of Haji Firouz, Haft-sin, Chaharshanbe Suri, and Sizdah Bedar
Sideshows of Norouz in Tajikistan, Iran, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan
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