Iranian New Year

  • Int’l Nowruz Day commemorated in Geneva

    Int’l Nowruz Day commemorated in Geneva

    Tehran, March 20, IRNA- The commemoration ceremony of the International Day of Nowruz was held in Geneva under the theme of "Ancient Ritual, Lasting Heritage".

  • Nowruz customs from house cleaning to Haft-sin

    Nowruz customs from house cleaning to Haft-sin

    Tehran, March 17, IRNA – Iranians and many people in the geocultural civilization of Nowruz are counting down days, hastily doing backlogs and shopping, to embrace the turn of the Persian year on March equinox with a lot of ceremonial customs waiting to be observed, from cleaning the house to arranging Haft-sin.

  • Tehran, Sarajevo en route to develop ties in all fiels: Envoy

    Tehran, Sarajevo en route to develop ties in all fiels: Envoy

    Belgrade, March 20, IRNA – Iranian Ambassador to Bosnia-Herzegovina Reza Qelichkhan in a message on the occasion of Iranian New Year said that thanks to efforts of colleagues in the political, cultural, economic and consular sectors, Iranian relations with Bosnia-Herzegovina have developed.

  • Supreme Leader hails Iranians' strength in message on New Year

    Supreme Leader hails Iranians' strength in message on New Year

    The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei described the year 1399 as the year of defeating US maximum pressure against Iran. Tehran, Iran. March 20, 2021. IRNA.

  • Iran takes parts in SCO states Nowruz celebrations

    Iran takes parts in SCO states Nowruz celebrations

    Tehran, March 20, IRNA – Iran took part in Nowruz celebration organized by Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in Beijing on Saturday.

  • Iran - Kazakhstan cultural heritage

    Iran - Kazakhstan cultural heritage

    Iran & Kazakhstan, the two countries bordering the Caspian Sea, have numerous historical and cultural exchanges. Nowruz celebration is common culture. The following photos being displayed at the same time by IRNA and Kazinform to introduce cultural identity of the Iranian and Kazakh nations. Tehran, Iran. March 20, 2021. IRNA.

  • Iranian New Year;  Nowruz  symbols in Iran's  Semnan City

    Iranian New Year; Nowruz symbols in Iran's Semnan City

    At the beginning of the Iranian New Year, with the support and call of municipalities, urban symbols are designed and displayed by artists in Semnan. Semnan is a city situated on the alluvial fan of the Golrudbar creek in north-central Iran, 216 km east of Tehran and 640 km west of Mashhad. Semnan, March 23, 2020. IRNA/Abed Mirmasoumi

  • N. Korea's FM congratulates Iranian counterpart on 'New Year'

    N. Korea's FM congratulates Iranian counterpart on 'New Year'

    Beijing, March 22, IRNA –North Korean Foreign Minister " Ri Son Gwon" on Sunday sent a congratulatory message to his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif to congratulate him and the Iranian nation on the country's 'New Year'.

  • Haftseen of Iranian New Year

    Haftseen of Iranian New Year

    Haftseen or seven Ss, is, in fact, the tradition of putting seven materials whose names begin with S. In the past, people used to put all of these items on a mantel or a designed fabric similar to a tablecloth, which they call it “Sofreh”. That’s also called “Sofreh Haftseen”. March 21, 2020, IRNA/Bahram Nagizadeh.