Six countries celebrate Nowruz Festival in Brussels

About 600 guests attended the reception where music, cuisine and the folk dances of these countries were introduced.

Six countries celebrate Nowruz Festival in Brussels

 

World Bulletin / News Desk

Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan and Afghanistan celebrated the Nowruz Festival together in Brussels on Tuesday evening.

A Nowruz reception was held by the embassies of these six countries at the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Brussels.

About 600 guests attended the reception where music, cuisine and the folk dances of these countries were introduced.

Turkey's Ambassador in Brussels Hakan Olcay said, they were happy to welcome Nowruz in traditionally celebrated countries as well as in Turkic republics.

 

 

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Pejman
Pejman - 6 yıl Before

As it has been mentioned in United Nations documents and lots of historical materials, Nowruz is the Persian new year festival. It's surprising that in this piece of news this historical fact is ignored!http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2010/ga10916.doc.htm