Navroz: Parsi New Year Festival 2024 – All That You Would Want To Know
Historical Significance of Nowruz or Navroz Festival-Parsi New Year Festival 2024?
“Change is the only constant in life,” said Heraclitus, the great Greek Philosopher. But why do we need change in life? This is to bring ‘novelty’ which can be invigorating. It also paves the way for inspiration. It can even shape the life of an entire dynasty or a race. Do you know what the Parsi populations in India is? Today they are the largest minority community, not only in India but also in the world. Nevertheless, they celebrate one of the most vibrant festivals in the world that began more than 3000 years back. It came from a mighty emperor who introduced the new calendar in Persia. His name was Jamshed. And this grand celebration is known as Nowruz or Navroz Festival or Jamshed Navroz Festival to mark the beginning of a new era. It was the golden era in the history of ancient Persia, where people were skilled in the sciences, arts and crafts, medicine, wine, and agriculture.