The spelling of Nowruz in English can take many forms, including: Noroz, Norouz, Nowruz and Norooz. If you're an Iranian, you've likely engaged in an argument or ten regarding the correct spelling of the Persian new year “Nowruz.” In fact, us spelling it as such probably gave you pause. Let’s discuss!
When looking at Persian history and heritage heritage, there is so much to be proud of — and endlessly fascinated by. The flourishing of Persian people and civilization has led to an expansive contributions of science, literature, art, and math to the modern world. Here is the most comprehensive list of some of the many incredible contributions to the world.
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The legendary Anthony Say is Professor of Theatre and Dance at Pomona College in Claremont. Shay is a performer and choreographer specializing in dances from eastern Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and central Asia. In 50 years of work, he has created over 200 choreographies. NICA is honored to have him as both an advisor and major supporter of The Story of Nowruz.