Many Iranian Americans, along with others in the Middle East and Central and South Asia, celebrate Persian New Year. Called Nowruz in Persian, the New Year’s celebration takes place in March on the first day of spring. In this interview, an Iranian-American author explains the meaning of Nowruz and how it is celebrated with food and family traditions. Listen to hear more about Persian New Year and the delicious sweets involved.
Story Length: 5:41
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