Ginan: Navroz naa din sohaamnnaa – On the glorious day of Navroz

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Ginan: Navroz naa din sohaamnnaa - On the glorious day of NavrozNavruz in Persian means a new day. In the Persian calendar it is the New Year’s day. It is a very significant occasion in our tradition as many important and significant events took place on the day. According to a tradition related to Imam Imam Jafar al-Sadik, “It was on Navroz that Adam was created, that God made a covenant with the souls, that Abraham destroyed the pagan idols, that the Prophet of Islam received first revelation, that the Prophet took Ali on his shoulders to smash 360 idols in Mecca, and most important of all, that he declared Ali as his legitimate successor.”

The Ginan GistBy Karim Maherali

Since Navroz occurs on the first day of spring, and it signifies the transformation of nature and life from the dreary and dark period of winter into the light and freshness of spring, it is symbolic of the rejuvenation…

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