Sabzeh (green sprout) symbolizes rebirth and growth, it is one of the seven S’s of the Haft Seen spread. Growing Sabzeh is one of the fun and relatively easy-to-follow traditions of Nowruz. Involving children in this process is a good way for introducing them to beautiful Nowruz traditions and creating a sense of anticipation for the Iranian New year. Here is a step by step guide for growing Sabzeh for your table of Haft-Seen (Seven S's) : Choose unpelted wheat, lentils, or m
Show off your creativity and taste in setting up a beautiful Haftseen spread! Send us a high-resolution picture of your Haftseen spread, no later than 12:00 noon on Friday March 19 and your Haftseen will be included in the online gallery. Gallery viewer are able to pick their favorite images by clicking on the heart icon.
In anticipation for Nowruz, we are putting together an online art exhibition showcasing kids original 2-D or 3-D artwork (age 13 or younger). This is not competition but an online art gallery. Acceptable Art: any 2-D or 3-D art (e.g., drawings, paintings, sculptures, crafts, recycled art) Theme: Spring, Nowruz, Nature, Celebrations, Family and Friendship Age: up to age 13 Material: any material (e.g., pencil, marker, watercolor, gouache, crayon, chalk, clay, construction pape