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Cultural traditions in Iran

Lynn Peppas

Cultural traditions in Iran

by Lynn Peppas

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Published by Crabtree in St. Catharines, ON .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Festivals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Holidays

  • About the Edition

    Many of the holidays in Iran are rooted in the religion of Islam. This fascinating book describes the ways in which Iranians celebrate holidays with religious festivals, foods, and customs. Young readers will also discover how the people of Iran celebrate family occasions.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLynn Peppas
    SeriesCultural traditions in my world, Cultural traditions in my world
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT4874.A2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26927200M
    ISBN 100778780619, 077878066X, 1489857516
    ISBN 109780778780618, 9780778780663, 9781489857514
    LC Control Number2014046722

    hello culture of pakistan,God Bless You.i am so happy that my country is a great culture,and good things for eating,cold and hot seasan all the year full Pakistan i love you more. jim. Iran - Iran - People: Iran is a culturally diverse society, and interethnic relations are generally amicable. The predominant ethnic and cultural group in the country consists of native speakers of Persian. But the people who are generally known as Persians are of mixed ancestry, and the country has important Turkic and Arab elements in addition to the Kurds, Baloch, Bakhtyārī, Lurs, and.

    Iranian culture belongs to the larger Persian identity that defines most countries in the same region. Persian culture forms one of the richest compositions in the world. This relates to literature, architecture and live customs that date back to three thousand years ago in the Zoroastrian age. As a function of this, this book proved to be. Based in Seoul, Colin Marshall writes and broadcasts on cities, language, and culture. His projects include the book The Stateless City: a Walk through 21st-Century Los Angeles and the video series The City in Cinema. Follow him on Twitter at @colinmarshall, on Facebook, or on Instagram.

      "Iranian literature is as rich and varied as the rest of our millennia-old culture, but only a few works are known in the west, particularly when it comes to our modern literature. Indian culture is full of several unique customs and traditions, which outsiders might find intriguing. Most of these originate from the Ancient Indian scriptures and texts, which have dictated the way of life in India for thousands of years. Here are 16 fascinating Indian Culture, Traditions and customs. Greetings; Religious Customs; Festivals.


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This book is part of a series introducing youngsters to celebrations, festivals and holidays in other countries. Given the political turmoil that has beset Iran, particularly events in the two years since the book was published, it is hard to measure whether cultural celebrations have been impacted and, if so, to what extent/5(2).

Culture Smart. offers illuminating insights into the culture and society of a particular country. It will help you to turn your visit-whether on business or for pleasure-into a memorable and enriching experience. Contents include: * customs, values, and traditions * historical, religious, and political background * life at home/5(30).

Cultural traditions in Iran (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. Cultural traditions in Iran. [Lynn Peppas] -- Describes the ways in which Iranians celebrate holidays with religious festivals, foods, and customs, and how the people of Iran celebrate family occasions.

Cultural traditions in Iran: burning the seeds of harmala Iranians are extremely superstitious people, especially when it comes to the evil eye. To protect themselves from the evil eye, the Iranians burn the harmala seeds on coal. The plant is found in the Middle East, in India and Pakistan.

Especially those who died fighting the Iran-Iraq War from Culture of Women in Iran. The culture of women in Iran has drastically changed from before and after Prior to the revolution, with international exposure and close relations to Europe and the US, western secular ways were influencing Iranian culture under the rule of Shah.

Iranian culture is rich in cultural symbolism, much of which derives from prehistoric times. Iran is the only nation in the Middle East that uses the solar calendar. It is also the only nation on earth marking the advent of the New Year at the spring equinox.

When a friend or family member leaves to go on a trip, Iranian families prepare a tray, on which is placed a Quran and a clear glass of water, symbolizing pure flowing water. The traveler is to kiss and pass under the Koran three times for protection. As they leave, the water from the glass is tossed behind them, which ensures their safe return.

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If you are planning to conduct business with Iranian people, below are some important rules for etiquette and customs that should be observed.

The most common greeting is “salaam alaykum” or more simply “salaam” which means “peace”. Traditional holidays/celebrations Nowruz (Iranian New Year) - Starts from 21 March Sizdah be dar (Nature Day) Jashn-e-Tirgan (Water Festival) Jashn-e-Sadeh (Fire Festival) Jashn-e-Mehregan (Autumn Festival) Shab-e-Yalda (Winter Feast) Charshanbeh Suri.

Iranian Historical & Cultural Information Center. For Iranians having children is a blessing and a very important life task to be accomplished by all married trian literature advises the young that being married is preferable and having children is far more praiseworthy than not having any.

With Islam being the new order of the day, and Arabic the language of Iran’s new governors, the Persian language was, as with Zoroastrianism and indigenous Iranian culture as a. Finally we looked through the pictures and read some of the text in Cultural Traditions in Iran by Lynn Peppas.

Most of the book is about various holidays and cultural celebrations. Our four year old knew about Ramadan from another book we had read, but this book gave us more insight into the meaning of Ramadan and other festivals. For the past two weeks in ASTU class, we have been studying Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis, which is a graphic novel about Satrapi’s growing up in the Iranian ed by the discussion in our recent sociology lectures about cultures, and in particular material culture, which is the physical evidence and objects that belong to a specific culture (Ritzer and Guppy, ), I wanted.

Iranian Culture: Representation and Identity demonstrates these fissures and the incompatibilities that refuse to be written out of national culture, analysing works of literature, popular music, graphic art and film, as well as oral narratives. Using works produced before and after the revolution, created both inside and outside of Iran.

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Culture (/ ˈ k ʌ l tʃ ər /) is an umbrella term which encompasses the social behavior and norms found in human societies, as well as the knowledge, beliefs, arts, laws, customs, capabilities, and habits of the individuals in these groups.

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Whereas Iran was historically ‘great’, America is the world’s current most powerful country, which, like Iran, influences the culture of the people and creates a sense of cultural elitism. Without doubt, this sense is a strong driver in the patriotic cultures of both countries.

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