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2010 Norooz: Nowruz Events and News Worldwide


2009 Norooz: Nowruz Events and News Worldwide


Norouz In Tajikistan - Cooking of Sumalaq سمنو

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Cooking of Sumalaq (سمنک) as an ancient ritual has its own peculiarities; traditionally only women used to make it.

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Uzbekistan - A virtual Navruz Tour

uzbekistan-kidsVisit sixteen points of interest, including;

Bukhara (بُخارا)
Samarkand (سمرقند)
Buzkashi – game for Navruz (بزکشی)
Sumalak preparation (سمنو)

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Norouz Rituals Slideshows

Haji Firouz; The traditional herald of the Nowruz season is a man called Haji Firouz.
Haft-sin; Table with the seven ‘S’s items symbolizing rebirth, love, medicine, beauty, sunrise,…
Chaharshanbe Suri; Wednesday of fire
Sizdah Bedar; The thirteenth day of the new year, a day of festivity in the open.

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