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From today on till the first day of spring (March 20) which is the first day of Iranian solar year , I will send flower shots with the subject "Spring Countdown #" ...
The photo is taken in Tehran Main Flower Market which is placed in south east of Tehran - Ahang blvd. The place is so crowded nowadays ... Iranians are buying flowers & prepare for the New year ( 1384 ) ...

Norouz = New day ...
About Iranian New Year ( Norouz )...
The first day of spring is iranan first day of year too ... The solar calender is based on the seasons which every season got 3 months & when the 3rd month is over the season is over too ... This traditional calender returns to more than 2500 years ago & there are writings & images ( on the stone ) of this traditional celebration ( Norouz = New Day ) in PERSPOLIS ...

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