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Noun1.Noruz - (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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Among Sorush, Noruz, Dorud, Salman, and Frouzan fields which were introduced in IPC Conerence, the last two have the priority because of the Ministry of Petroleum's policy to develop the joint fields," Saeid Hafezi told Shana.
Noruz holiday is rich with ancient traditions and games.
With funds contributed by members of the Iranian-American community and the annual NoRuz at the Met Benefit held in recent years at the Museum, all of the illustrations to Shah Tahmasp's Shahnameh were published in color for the first time in 2011 in a single-volume edition.
Kyrgyz delegation visited Ahal province, where the Noruz celebration was held on March 19-22.
As the first ShahAbbas had left his throne in Isfahan and to related the trip suffering; and every two years traveled to this region and spent Noruz in this beautiful place.
21, "A land mine went off when civilians, celebrationg the Noruz Holiday, stepped on it, killing three and critically wounding one.
Last year, Noruz (Iranian New Year) and the titles and items of the Iranian music were also registered on UNESCO's list of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
celebration of the Noruz and lasts through to September.
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has also sent a cable of greetings to President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran on Iranian New Year Noruz.