Welcome Spring and the Persian New Year with treats and a reading! Nowruz, often known as the Persian New Year, marks the first day of spring and the beginning of the year in Iranian calendar. It is celebrated on the day of the astronomical vernal equinox, which usually occurs on March 21. “I can feel the big heart in this story, the delicious recipes and the story of an amazing woman whom we all wish we had known.” – Firoozeh Dumas, author of Funny in Farsi Donia Bijan graduated from UC Berkeley and the Cordon Bleu.
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