Friday, 22 September, 2017

Traditions and Festivals

  • Zoroastrianism

    The Achaemenian kings could rule their vast empire only because they respected and officially accepted the religions of the different city states and countries as...

  • Norooz History – New Years Roots

    The word Norooz meaning New Day, is the most anticipated and favorite celebration for Iranians. It occurs exactly on the Spring Equinox. This occasion has...

  • mehregan

    Zoroastrianism was the religion of Iran before the conquest of Islam in the seventh century AD. The architect of this religion, Zoroaster created many feasts...

  • Iranian Religion

    Jafari Shia Islam has been the official religion of Iran since the 16th century. Followers of Shia Islam differ with Sunni Muslims in beliefs (see...