Nowruz


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Noun1.Nowruz - (Persian) the new year holiday in Iran and Azerbaijan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and parts of India and among the Kurds; comes at the vernal equinox
Farsi, Persian - the language of Persia (Iran) in any of its ancient forms
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Nazarbayev said that the heads of state agreed to meet in this format annually on the eve of Nowruz holiday in one of the capitals of the countries of Central Asia.
Nowruz has served as the common inspiration for peace and conciliation by more than 300 million people around the globe.
Nowruz is coming, election too and the 100 year republic anniversary we hope for a lot of amnesty of prisoners," he tweeted.
The group consists of Dorood, Soroush, Nowruz, Foroozan and Abuzar.
The two-week break for Nowruz that ended at the weekend actually saw a 12-percent improvement on last year's death toll, police chief Taghi Mehri said on Tuesday.
This week, I would like to send my best wishes to all those around the world celebrating the wonderful ancient holiday of Nowruz.
Obama issued an annual address to mark Nowruz and send his greetings to the millions of people of Iranian, Iraqi, Turkish, South Asian, and Central Asian heritage participating in the festivities in the U.
Ritual matter(s): Nowruz ceremonies of the Zoroastrian New Year in Iran
ISLAMABAD -- Nowruz, one of the oldest festival of over 3,000 years is being celebrated across the globe including Pakistan on Monday.
He added that Nowruz lists for generations the legend of Kaveh Haddad, who flinch against the unjust rulers, and Nowruz tells the story of a people who loved the freedom and refused to live in ignorance and darkness.
ADANA (CyHAN)- Twenty-four people, including 16 children, who were detained for holding unauthorized protests on Nowruz, were taken to the court in the southern province of Adana on Monday.