Nowruz (Navroz) – The Oriental New Year in Uzbekistan

Nawruz

Nowruz or Navroz is one of the biggest celebration in Central Asia and widely celebrating in Uzbekistan Nowruz is a celebration of the New Year in many Eastern countries, which according to the astronomical solar calendar is celebrated on March 21. The word “Nowruz” means …

Traditions of a Broad Nowruz: Getting to Know the Holiday on the Spring Tour

In some Eurasian countries Muslims celebrate the ancient spring festival of Nowruz, the day of the vernal equinox. It symbolizes the beginning of the agricultural year, the beginning of a new period in the solar calendar of the ancient peoples. Nowruz means “new day” in …

“Spring” New Year in Uzbekistan – the main differences from the winter one

In Uzbekistan, the New Year comes twice. In addition to the traditionally European, they also celebrate the spring national holiday, which symbolizes the arrival of spring. The traditions and customs of the celebration are different and have their own interesting features. New Year traditions Unlike …