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Happy New Year

Last Friday was Nowruz, or Persian New Year. My new friend and colleague Yasmine invited a few of the new women faculty over to celebrate, and she’s Iraqi, so I checked, and it’s not just Persians who celebrate. 801 more words


HAPPY NOWRUZ (Persian New Year)!

In many countries, including ours, this past Saturday, March 21st, was Nowruz, the Persian New Year. It is the first day of the Persian calendar, as well as the first day of spring. 203 more words


Nowruz Saturdays 

This past weekend marked the Persian New Year or “Nowruz” and I have had such a fun time celebrating! The new year is marked by the first day of Spring. 98 more words


Happy Persian new year 

Although I am not Persian but parts of family grew up in Tehran so we celebrate the new year, why not??

Fantastic food, great music and people too! 168 more words

Persian New Year x New York City

Sale No Mobarak to you all! Since I am part Persian, I took my roommates to taste Persian Cuisine for the very first time on Saturday! 227 more words

New York City

Creating a "New Day"

Happy Persian New Year! Nowrooz (which goes by many other spellings) technically means “New Day” and is the time for spring cleaning and celebrations in the areas, most notably Iran, where people of Persian descent now reside. 615 more words