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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Habibollah Kasehsaz, director of Death Carnival and producer of several films including River Side, Barefoot in Heaven, Nouruz, etc.
In case Maliki did not attend the Parliament session on Thursday, he might attend at the parliament after the Nouruz Holiday which will last for the whole week," he stressed.
That is, the manner in which Obama conducted his own presidential campaign, his greeting to the Iranian people on the occasion of Nouruz (the Persian New Year), and his June address to the Muslim world in Cairo?