Monday, March 18, 2013

Happy Norooz (Nowruz)

Happy Norooz  ( What is norooz? )  to all. I wish you all the best and happiness in the new year. I was walking around the traditional bazaar of Hamadan in Iran in march 2008 and taking photos. This is a tub in which merchants sell goldfish to be put usually in a fish bowl on the Haftsin table ( What is Haftsin table? ). Haftsin in a nutshell is a symbol for our new year. I think maybe the feeling we have about Haftsin table could be close to the feeling that people in Canada or US have towards a Christmas tree. This is of course only my opinion, maybe people have different feelings about Haftsin table and Christmas tree.

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