Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum logo
Having Faith in Tower Hamlets
A           A           A       

About the ForumSupport | Contact
Faith Links 
Home Places of Worship Faith guide Festivals & Celebrations Website Registration Meetings & Events Religious Education Local Projects
Click for Bahai pages
Click for Buddhism pages
Click for Christianity pages
Click for Hinduism pages
Click for Islam pages
Click for Jainism pages
Click for Judaism pages
Click for Rastafarianism pages
Click for Shinto pages
Click for Sikhism pages
Click for Taoism pages
Click for Unitarian pages
Click for Zoroastrianism pages

Zoroastrianism - festivals and celebrations

Dates for your 2006 calendar

March
20 No-Ruz No-Ruz
This is the Zoroastrian New Year’s Day and marks the start of spring. King Jamshid began this celebration.  People celebrate by wearing new clothes, exchanging presents and having parties.

May
29 Zartusht-no-Diso
This is a day to remember the death of the Prophet Zarathustra.  His teachings formed Zoroastrian beliefs.

August
20 No Ruz
This is New Year’s Day on the Shehanshahi calendar, which marks the start of spring. Zorostrians celebrate by wearing new clothes.

25 Khordad Sal
The festival Zad Rooz-e Ashoo Zartosht is to remember the birthday of Prophet Zarathustra.

 

© 2008 Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum   web design by enabledlondon.com