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Mahi-ye Doodi ~ Smoked White Fish
2 years ago

Mahi-ye Doodi ~ Smoked White Fish

Norouz, the Persian New Year, is next week. Therefore, it is time to start getting ready by preparing the traditional new year menu. In the past I have posted various …
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Video Wednesday
2 years ago

Video Wednesday

It is March and Norouz preparation is in full swing. But what does really Norouz means and why is it celebrated? Today’s video explains how Iranians prepare for the New …
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Mung Bean Sabzeh
2 years ago

Mung Bean Sabzeh

Spring is just around the corner, which means for us Iranians it’s time to get ready for Norouz. So far I have posted directions on how to grow wheat and …
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Paneer-o Sabzi-o Gherdoo ~ Feta Cheese, Herbs, & Walnut Dip
3 years ago

Paneer-o Sabzi-o Gherdoo ~ Feta Cheese, Herbs, & Walnut Dip

Today is Sizdeh Bedar, the thirteen day of the Persian New Year. Customarily, Iranians pack up a picnic and spend the day outdoors enjoying some fresh air and nature. When …
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Video Wednesday
3 years ago

Video Wednesday

These videos by One Thousand and One World Productions continue to be super cute. This one is about Sizdeh Bedar!

This video’s title is “Animation about Sizdah-Bedar / انیمیشن شاد …
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Video Wednesday
3 years ago

Video Wednesday

I really enjoyed watching this video of Iranian artists contributing their art to be displayed around the streets of Tehran. I hope you’ll enjoy this video as much as I …
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Haji Firouz Decorated Eggs
3 years ago

Haji Firouz Decorated Eggs

Last year my mom asked me if I had decorated my Norouz eggs to look like Haji Firouz. Of course, my answer was no, because frankly, I had not really …
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Video Wednesday
3 years ago

Video Wednesday

This is an oldie but goodie video to watch for those who want to learn about Norouz!

This video’s title is Nowruz. It is produced by PressTV and it is …
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Video Wednesday
3 years ago

Video Wednesday

This video is still one of my favorite Norouz related cartoons.

Today’s video’s title is Nowruz and Persian New Year انیمیشن شاد درباره نوروز و هفت سین. It is produced by …
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Norouz Mobarak!
4 years ago

Norouz Mobarak!

Today at exactly 2:15am Tehran time we transition into spring. Since I live in Los Angeles I will be sitting at my Sofreh Haft Seen at 3:45pm Los Angeles …
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