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Traditional important days

PostPosted: Wed Aug 07, 2013 5:22 am
by Gotravel
Iranians celebrate the following days based on a Solar calendar, in addition to important religious days of Islamic and Shia calendars, which are based on a lunar calendar.

Nowruz (Iranian New Year) - Starts from 21 March
Sizdah be dar (Nature Day)
Jashn-e-Tirgan (Water Festival)
Jashn-e-Sadeh (Fire Festival)
Jashn-e-Mehregan (Autumn Festival)
Shab-e-Yalda (Winter Feast)
Charshanbeh Suri