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Tehran - Chahar Shanbeh Souri Photographs

chahar-shanbeh-suri-iran-2010-000-iTuesday March 16, 2010

While the current Iranian government leaders do not want Iranians to celeberate this fire festival, people from all walks of life continue to do so, as if Iranians come with this fire-jumping gene!

This festival is the celebration of light (the good) winning over darkness (the bad). Photographs are from ISNA and Mehr, both considered state funded media, but they also have the gene!

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Southern California - Iranian American Muslim Association of North America Chaharshanbeh Soori

imanTuesday March 16, 2010
IMAN 6PM

IMAN Youth Group celebrates Charshanbeh Soori at IMAN Center.
This program includes Music, traditional food booths and entertainment for children.

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Central California – Iranian Culture & Art Club of Fresno Fire Festival & Norouz

kanoon-californiaTuesday March 16, 2010
Fire Festival
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno, Clovis 7PM

Saturday March 27, 2010
Norouz
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno
7PM
Aghili concert, and Shahrzad Dance Academy

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Toronto - Norooz Celebration at Ryerson University

Iranian-Students-Association-Ryerson-UniversityTuesday March 16, 2010
Chahar Shanbeh Soori
Mel Lastman Sq. 7PM

Friday March 19, 2010
Ryerson Engineering Building 7PM

A group of Iranian students at Ryerson with the help of artists from every corner of city are preparing to celebrate Norooz like never before at Ryerson. Traditional Iranian music, pop music, storytelling, Naghaali, dance, and plays.

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Northern California - Saratoga Chamber of Commerce 4-Shanbesoori

Tuesday March 16, 2010saratoga-chamber
Starting from Blaney Plaza 5:30PM
Big Basin Way

Food, dancing, raffle prizes and much more from Dehkhoda School, Niosha Dance Acadamy, Bijan Bakery and Cafe, Nowruz Bazar, Rose Market, and Vienna Woods Restaurant

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Atlanta - Persian Community Center & Iranian Student Association at Georgia Tech New Year Events

Iranian-Student-Association-GTITuesday March 16, 2010
4Shanbeh Suri
Riverside Park, Roswell 6PM

Saturday March 27, 2010
Sheraton Hotel 7pm

Sunday April 4, 2010
13 Bedar
Red Top Mountain

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London - Contemporary Iranian's 4Shanbeh Soori and Norooz

Contemporary-IranianTuesday March 16, 2010
GINGLIK 7PM

Let’s celebrate 4Shanbeh Souri and Nowruz with with Persian art:
music, photography, painting, cartoon, short film and dance

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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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Northern California - Silicon Valley Chahar Shanbeh Suri

Tuesday March 16, 2010
Faz Restaurant 7:30 PM

Charshanbeh Souri with Amir London, fire jumping, and dinner

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San Francisco - Persian Center Norouz

persian-center-norooz-2010Tuesday March 16, 2010
Chahrshanbeh Souri
2000 block of Durant Ave in Berkeley

Saturday March 20, 2010
Mark Hopkins, San Francisco

Join Persian Center for 1389 Norouz celebration, the evening will include cultural performances, dinner, and dancing.

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Netherlands - ClubPerzie en vrienden 4 shanbeh suri in Leiden

4-shanbeh-suriTuesday March 16, 2010
Vlietland park, Leiden

Dancing next to the fire with DJ Amir and Bobby
(with help from fire department!)

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San Diego - AIAP and PCC Norooz 1389 Celebrations

Tuesday March 16, 2010
Charshanbeh Suri 6-10PM
Mission Bay

Saturday March 20, 2010
Hilton Hotel, Del Mar 6:30PM – 1AM

Sunday April 4, 2010
Sizdeh Bedar 11AM
Ski Beach, Mission Bay

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Northern California - Islamic Cultural Center Norooz Events

Islamic-Cultural-Center-Northern-CaliforniaSaturday March 13, 2010
Norooz Show
Andeesheh Farsi School

Tuesday March 16, 2010
4Shanbeh-Sori
ICCNC

Sunday April 4, 2010
Sizdeh Bedar
Lafayette Reservoir

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Florida - Iranian American Society Noruz and Chahar Shanbeh Soori

.iasdb-iran-2010Tuesday March 16, 2010
Chahar Shanbeh Soori
Frank Rendon Park 7PM – 9PM
Daytona Beach Shores

Saturday March 27, 2010
Noruz
Club de Bonmont , Plantation Bay

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Maryland - IACS Chahar Shanbeh Suri Festival

Tuesday March 16, 2010
Chahar Shanbeh Suri
Oregon Ridge Park, Cockeysville 7PM-midnight

Saturday March 27, 2010
Nowruz Party
Charles Commons Ballroom 8PM

Sunday April 4, 2010
13-Bedar
Oregon Ridge Park

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