Celebrating Navruz in France
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In the headquarter of UNESCO in Paris, Embassies of the countries of Navruz area (Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Iraq, Pakistan and India) held an official cultural event dedicated to the celebration of International Day of Navruz .
Representatives of French ministries, diplomatic corps, business groups, scientific and cultural circles, as well as Tajik diaspora living in France participated in the cultural event. Guests had the opportunity to taste the popular festive cuisine of Navruz countries and learn more about the traditions of each countries of Navruz area.
The Embassy of Tajikistan designed a traditional national holiday table decorated with Haftsin and Haftshin. The Embassy also showcased books about Tajikistan.
Source: Ministry of foreign affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan