Naw Ruz is the Baha'i New Year's Day and coincides with the spring equinox. It is an ancient Persian festival celebrating the "new day." Naw Ruz may be celebrated by Iranians and other Asian cultural communities as mainly a cultural holiday as well. Baha'i students and employees may be absent or unable to participate in after-school activities at some time during this holiday.
03/19/21 to 03/21/21