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New Years Day

What Do People Do? Many people start January 1 at parties to welcome the New Year on the evening of December 31. Many parties are at people’s homes or in bars and clubs. However, in some rural areas, particularly in the province of Quebec,… Continue Reading “New Years Day”

Happy First Day Of Spring

The first day of Spring also happens to be New Years (Noruz) for our fellow Persians. This traditional and historical celebration goes back to the Achaemenid times (555-330 BC).¬†It has often been suggested that the famous Persepolis Complex, or at least the palace of… Continue Reading “Happy First Day Of Spring”