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Northern California: Persian American Association of Northern California’s Nowruz 2012

Persian-American-Association-of-Northern-CaliforniaSunday March 25, 2012 3-6:30PM
Marin Wood Community Center, San Rafael

Join us for Nowruz Celebration

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Northern California: An evening of music & poetry to celeberate spring, Baharaneh

Baharaneh-iThursday April 12, 2012 – 6PM
Le Petit Trianon Theater

Join us for a spring celebration of music with Persian-tuned pianist, Ramin Zoufonoun featuring his “Spring Suite” based on original compositions,  arrangements of classical Persian songs about spring, as well cross-cultural pieces inspired by American Jazz and Iranian folk music, based on poetry by Rumi and Fereydun Moshiri.

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Nowruz 2012: Send Persian New Year greeting ecards

nowruz-Persian-New-Year-greeting-cards-iWish that Nowruz brings the blessings of happiness, prosperity and love.
Sad Saal Be In Saal-ha! On Nowruz wishing you 100 more.
Reach out to all you know with this New Year greeting
Invite and wish a friend or a loved one for a grand celebration on Nowruz with…

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Northern California: 15th annual Norouz Show at UC Davis

UC-Davis-Norouz-2012-iSunday, March 11, 2012
Freeborn Hall

In celebration of the Iranian new year, the Iranian Student Cultural & Aesthetic Organization (ISCAO) invites you to join us for an unforgettable evening of Iranian music and dancing performed by UC Davis Students.

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Northern California: Norouz at Islamic Cultural Center

Islamic-Cultural-Center-Northern-California1Saturday March 10 at 4:00pm & 7:30pm

“Rumi x 7 = Tales from the Masnavi”

International artist, Hafiz Karmali will direct this original play in his signature lyrical style fusing western circus arts and commedia dell arte with Middle Eastern dance and poetry.

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Persian New Year, Nowruz 2012 - 1391 Times

Nowruz marks the first day of spring and the beginning of the Iranian year. It is celebrated on the day of the astronomical vernal equinox, the start of spring in the northern hemisphere.

UTC …………………………..Tuesday March 20, 2012, 05:14:27 AM

Iran – Tehran………………Tuesday March 20, 2012, 08:44:27 AM
USA – Los Angeles………..Monday March 19, 2012, 10:14:27 PM

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