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Across Iran, Central Asia, and parts of South Asia and the Middle East, March 20 marks Norouz, the beginning of spring and the new year. People celebrate with spring cleaning, symbols of rebirth and renewal, and of course, traditional Norouz cuisine.
Tags: navruz , nawruz , norouz , noruz , nouruz
Zones: Video Archive , Cultural Capital , Kazakhstan , Tajikistan , Uzbekistan
Tajiks added a new element to the traditional Norouz celebrations this year -- a slightly modified version of Santa Claus.
Tags: norouz , Tajikistan
Zones: Transmission , Tajikistan
Israel's president, Shimon Peres, like Obama, also spoke to the people of Iran on Norouz. He took a slightly different tack, though.
Tags: norouz , peres
Across much of the non-Arab Muslim world, people are celebrating Norouz, the pre-Islamic festival that marks arrival of spring and the beginning of the new year.
Tags: culture , holiday , nawruz , norouz , noruz , novruz , nowrooz
Zones: Features , Cultural Capital , Video Archive
Authors: Abbas Djavadi , Bruce Pannier
The U.S. Congress is considering a first-of-its kind resolution that congratulates Iranians and Iranian-Americans on the Norouz holiday.
Tags: norouz , United States