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Nowrooz 1393: A Guide to the Persian New Year

Mrs. Shopkeeper is always a tad possessive with her Nowrooz toys We’ve just opened a new aisle on the website. It focuses on the Persian New Year, or Nowrooz, so we thought it would be helpful to replicate this guide (which normally lives in our Persopaedia) so you know what it is all about. It…

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Nowrooz: the preparations…

Our as yet nameless fish. Twitter naming competition to follow. Sabzeh – wheat sprouts. Mrs. Shopkeeper talks to it to make it grow faster… You want sweets? We’ve got them… Our resident mermaid straightens her headscarf ready for immersion. Haftsin. As you haft never sin it before. Lol. With added plastic swans. Haji Firooz. Aka…

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