The Celebration of Nowruz

Friday, March 19 | 10:00 A.M. ET

Meridian and the Oxus Society are co-hosting the celebration of Nowruz with the embassies of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Nowruz, the day of the vernal equinox, which directly translates to “new day”, represents the shared cultural history, religion, and the promise of a bright future. The program will include special remarks and a cultural showcase of the region’s art and music.