Entries by Kimia Raghebi

Ramadan 2021; A New Experience in Iran

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar and a very important month for Muslims all around the world who highly anticipate and appreciate this month. Muslims believe that it was during this month that the holy book of Islam, the Quran was firstly given by God to the prophet of Islam, Muhammad. However, visiting Iran during Ramadan can be a quite fascinating experience.

Charshanbeh Soori; a Preparation for Nowruz

Charshanbeh Soori is a traditional ceremony targeting both physical and mental health, welcoming the New Year seeing it as a chance of starting over. Many rituals are held during Charshanbeh Soori which I am going to tell you more about them. People celebrate Charshanbeh Soori in Iran, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan and also the Kurdish people of Turkey annually.