Happy Nowruz; the Persian new year 1397

21 March 2018 | 00:00 Code : 38301 Press Release

H.E. the Minister of Science, Research and Technology, Dr Mansour Gholami wished all Iranians and people around the world, and in particular Iranian scholars, researchers and students, health, prosperity, and all the very best for the arrival of spring and the international day of Nowruz, the Persian new year.

This ancient auspicious and ancestral festivity, gives rise to a rich array of customs, rituals and festivities, and is inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.