So the Persian New Year 2016 is at 4:30:12 am (London time, natch) on Sunday 20th March. Yup – it’s not the best time of day for a party, but hey ho…. The year will be 1395, and we wish you a JOLLY HAPPY ONE! Nowrooz-et-an-Pyruz! (literally – ‘may your new year be victorious!’) As… Read More »
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 will also ex[plain why your Iranian friends start to behave a… Read More »
So it’s now 1391. We’d like to wish all of our customers (and potential customers)(oh, all right then, & the rest of you) a happy and prosperous Persian New Year. One which involves a lot more shopping in silly yellow corner shops… *means ‘May your New Year be victorious’. Gotta love the subjunctive.
Just thought we’d bring you a little gallery of what we’ve been up to in the last few days. ‘Cos really the shop is starting to look jolly pretty. You can find out more about Nowrooz – the Persian New Year – here. Don’t forget, if you are celebrating the New Year but live outside… Read More »