Historical and Religious occasions
Happy New Year (Nowrooz)
The Persian ceremonious “seven ‘S’ item tablecloth” (Haft-Seen) To celebrate the New Year, families gather around a specially prepared holiday tablecloth to make wishes for the coming months. There are seven items on this decorative table symbolizing new life and renewal. Although the custom has evolved over the centuries and may have regional variation, at least seven basic items, each beginni