Yalda (Iran)

Yalda Night is a celebration of the Winter solstice celebrated in Iran and other Iranian influenced regions. In the evening people gather to eat fruit (especially red fruit) and nuts,… Read More

Tirgan (Iranian)

This day is a mid summer ancient Iranian festival. It is celebrated by splashing water, dancing, reciting poetry, and serving traditional foods. The custom of tying rainbow-colored bands on wrists, which are worn… Read More