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Nowruz Ancient Celebration
New Year Celebration is one of the oldest traditions during which Persian celebrate the beginning day of spring in various regions of Iran and Persian-speaking countries. This celebration begins with an indescribable enthusiasm with great enthusiasm among the nations on the first day of spring.
There are many myths how to celebrate the new day of the year that includes the superiority of it in terms of the disparity of the name of the moon and the day.
According to historical documents, Nowruz Celebration dates back before Achaemenid monarchy and had an especial rituals, which still undergoes little executive change.
Nowruz Traditions; Housecleaning
According to the ancient traditions of Nowruz, Iranians cleaned everything, sometimes painted their houses. They threw away the old furniture and replaced it with a new one. Breaking the jug, which was a place of year-long contamination and grief, was considered necessary.
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Lighting in Nowruz Celebration
One of the most authentic and attractive traditions of Nowruz is Haft-Cin table. By preparing the Seven Cins to the Seven Amish Spas or the Twelve Sacred to the months. Iranians provide items at a table in their homes for the first day of spring.
And there was a bread made of seven beans, dates, cheese, sugar, branches of the sacred pomegranate, willow, olive, figs of three, seven, or twelve, and the Bible were among the other items in the seven-sided table.
Nowadays, Iranians are content with the seven Cins which are commonly garlic, vinegar, sumac, sycamore, sesame and vegetable, and apples and flowers such as hyacinth and lily.