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Happy Naw-Ruz! | by NataschaM
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Happy Naw-Ruz!

Today is the beginning of spring and the Persian new year, the ancient feast of "Naw-Ruz". Naw-Ruz is celebrated by Iranians and related cultures, but also by Bahá'is all over the world.


This is our "Haft cin". It is a tradition to put up 7 things that start with a "c" (in Persian, like hyacinths, vinegar, coins and apples among others) for good fortune as well as other symbolic things (eggs, fish, mirror).


This pic is to be featured on "Holidays on the Net":

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Uploaded on March 20, 2005