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2010 Norooz: Nowruz Events and News Worldwide


2009 Norooz: Nowruz Events and News Worldwide


First Grand Norouz Carnival in Paris

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International Day of Nowruz 2010, Trocadéro, Paris
à l’occasion de la première “Journée internationale de Norouz” (nouvel an Iranien)

Paris - Aftab, cultural association for the French-Iranian youth Sizdeh Bedar

Sunday April 4, 2010
sur la pelouse d la Muette, au Bois de Boulogne
on the lawn de la Muette

Pour l’occasion AFTAB proposera des animations pour les enfants, des boissons et snacks, nos DJ seront présents pour vous faire danser sur vos rythmes préférés.

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Paris - Green-Fire chahar shanbeh suri

paris-pouya-iTuesday March 16, 2010
Centre Culturel Pouya, Paris

فرهنگسرای پویا با شکوه تر از هر سال مراسم چهارشنبه سوری را برگزار می کند
چهارشنبه سوری در سراسر جهان آتش سبز زبانه می کشد

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Europe - Abjeez Norouz Concerts

abjeezMarch 7 – 27, 2010
Sweden, England, France, Germany

Persian slang for sister … and that’s just what they are – Safoura and Melody Safavi.  Backed by a colorful crew of musicians, the two abjee’s present their own original brand of Persian world pop!

Abjeez lyrics, often humorous and sometimes rebellious, are written in Farsi, but the expressive groove of the music and the abjees’ dramatic delivery break down all language barriers to create a new synthesis of cultures.

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