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Nowruz 1398: Persian New Year 2019 Date & Time

Nowruz 1398: Persian New Year 2019 Date & Time

Nowruz, also known as the Persian New Year or the Iranian New Year, will start at the exact moment of the spring equinox. Nowruz festival will start on the first day of the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin. The event marks the celebration of New Year, the arrival of spring, and the rebirth of nature.

This article here covers everything you need to know about Nowruz 2019. From the Persian New Year 2019 exact date to Persian New Year 2019 exact starting time, this article here has got you covered. Not only you will know the Nowruz 2019 time for Iran, but you will be provided with the most accurate Persian New Year 2019 times for all important places in the world where Nowruz is celebrated, including Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Toronto, Los Angeles, Kurdistan, Pakistan, India, and Central Asia.

Nowruz 2019: What is it?

Nowruz is the Persian name for the Persian New Year. The day marks the arrival of Persian New Year or the Iranian New Year. The day falls the exact moment of vernal or spring equinox (usually between March 19th to March 21st).

Nowruz is the celebration of Persian New Year according to the official Iranian calendar month, where it falls on the first day of the first month of Farvardin.

Nowruz is mostly observed in areas which were once part of the Persian Empire and according to the latest figures, this auspicious occasion is said to have been celebrated by over 300 million people around the world.

Afghan New Year 2019

Nowruz or the Persian New Year is all about celebrating the new year, welcoming spring, celebrating the birth and revival of frozen nature, exchanging greetings, and spreading love and peace.

Nowruz is known by many different names such as Norooz, Newruz, Navruz, Noruz, Persian New Year, Iranian New Year, Afghan New Year, Eid-e-Norooz

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Nowruz 2019 Date & Time: When The Persian New Year 2019 Will Be Celebrated?

Nowruz 2019 or the Persian New Year 2019 will begin the very moment when the sun crosses the equator on the vernal equinox, marking the start of spring and end of winter season.

The Persian New Year of 2019 will fall between March 20th and March 21st in different parts of the world. This table here presents you the Persian New Year 2019 Date and Time for different countries and cities across the globe.

Nowruz Date & Time (Iran Time): Thursday, March 21, 2019, 01:28:27 AM

Nowruz Date & Time (Los Angeles Time PST*): Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 14:58:27 PM


Nowruz (1398) 2019 Date & Time Calendar for Persian New Year

*=US & Canada DST: March 20, 2019 (except HI & AZ)

**= Iran DST: March 21, Thursday midnight, the start of Friday, Farvardin 2, 1398 (the first midnight after Saal Tahveel)

Region(Nowruz) Persian New Year 2019 Date(Nowruz) Persian New Year 2019 Time
Abu DhabiThursday March 21, 20191:58:27 AM
AdelaideThursday March 21, 20198:28:27 AM
AmsterdamWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
AnkaraWednesday March 20, 201923:58:27 PM
AnchorageWednesday March 20, 201913:58:27 PM*
AshgabatThursday March 21, 20192:58:27 AM
AthensWednesday March 20, 201923:58:27 PM
AtlantaWednesday March 20, 201917:58:27 PM*
AucklandThursday March 21, 201910:58:27 AM
BaghdadThursday March 21, 201912:58:27 AM
BakuThursday March 21, 20191:58:27 AM
BangkokThursday March 21, 20194:58:27 AM
BarcelonaWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
BeijingThursday March 21, 20195:58:27 AM
BeirutWednesday March 20, 201923:58:27 PM
BerlinWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
BishkekThursday March 21, 20193:58:27 AM
CalgaryWednesday March 20, 201915:58:27 PM*
ChicagoWednesday March 20, 201916:58:27 PM*
CopenhagenWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
DenverWednesday March 20, 201915:58:27 PM*
DubaiThursday March 21, 20191:58:27 AM
DushanbeThursday March 21, 20192:58:27 AM
FrankfurtWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
GenevaWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
HalifaxWednesday March 20, 201918:58:27 PM*
HavanaWednesday March 20, 201916:58:27 PM
HelsinkiWednesday March 20, 201923:58:27 PM
HawaiiWednesday March 20, 201912:58:27 PM
Isfahan /IranThursday March 21, 201901:28:27 AM**
IslamabadThursday March 21, 20192:58:27 AM
IstanbulWednesday March 20, 201923:58:27 PM
JakartaThursday March 21, 20194:58:27 AM
JerusalemWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
KabulThursday March 21, 20192:28:27 AM
Kuala LumpurThursday March 21, 20195:58:27 AM
KashgarThursday March 21, 20195:58:27 AM
LimaWednesday March 20, 201916:58:27 PM
LisbonWednesday March 20, 201921:58:27 PM
MadridWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
Mashhad /IranThursday March 21, 201901:28:27 AM**
MelbourneThursday March 21, 20198:58:27 AM
Mexico CityWednesday March 20, 201915:58:27 PM
MontrealWednesday March 20, 201917:58:27 PM*
MoscowThursday March 21, 201912:58:27 AM
New DelhiThursday March 21, 20193:28:27 PM
NairobiThursday March 21, 201912:58:27 PM
OsloWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
OttawaWednesday March 20, 201917:58:27 PM*
Rio de JaneiroWednesday March 20, 201918:58:27 PM
RomeWednesday March 20, 201922:58:27 PM
RiyadhThursday March 21, 201912:58:27 AM
SamarkandThursday March 21, 20192:58:27 AM
SingaporeThursday March 21, 20195:58:27 AM
SydneyThursday March 21, 20198:58:27 AM
Tehran /IranThursday March 21, 201901:28:27 AM**
TokyoThursday March 21, 20196:58:27 AM
TorontoWednesday March 20, 201917:58:27 PM*
VancouverWednesday March 20, 201914:58:27 AM*
Washington DCWednesday March 20, 201917:58:27 PM*
ZagrebTuesday March 20, 201822:58:27 PM

Nowruz 2019 in Iran (Iranian New Year 2019)

Happy Iranian New Year. Nowruz

Nowruz or the Iranian New Year 2019 will fall on Thursday, March 21, 2019. The exact time of 2019 Nowruz in Iran is 01:28:27 AM.

The largest celebrations for the Persian New Year are held in Iran. It is Iran’s most important festival, celebrated on the vernal equinox in spring. The day is a national holiday in Iran. Most businesses remain closed for several days, while students are granted a two week Nowruz vacation from school or college.

The festivities of Nowruz 2019 in Iran will continue for around two weeks until Farvardin 13 (April 2nd) and the festival marks the revival of nature, the start of fresh life and most proper time in nature to begin a New Year. Happy Nowruz 2019 to all Iranians!


Nowruz 2019 in Afghanistan (Afghan New Year 2019)

The 2019 Persian New Year in Afghanistan will fall on Thursday, March 21, 2019. The timings for Nowruz 2019 in Afghanistan (Kabul) are 02:28:27 AM.

The second largest celebrations for Nowruz are held in Afghanistan, where the festival is also known as Afghan New Year. On this day, up to 300,000 Afghanis will participate in Nowruz festivities held at Mazar-i-Sharif.

The festivities for Nauruz 2019 in Afghanistan will continue for ten days, during which Aghanis will celebrate Afghan New Year and welcome spring with great enthusiasm and an assortment of cultural events.

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Afghan New Year 2019


Newruz 2019 in Kurdistan (Kurdish Newroz 2019)

The Kurdish Newroz 2019 will occur on Thursday, March 21, 2019. The timings for 2019 Kurdish Newroz are 12:58:27 AM.

Happy New Year

Newroz or the Persian New Year 2019 will be celebrated with great pride and fervor in Kurdistan. The event holds great importance for the Kurds, as on this day Kawa the Blacksmith achieved victory over the cruel Assyrian king Zahak. Today, a large population of Kurds celebrates Nowruz to honor the triumph over King Zahak. Leaping over fires, performing cultural dances, and going to picnics, is a common Newroz tradition in Kurdistan.

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Kurdish Newroz or Kurdish New Year 2019


Persian New Year 2019 in Los Angeles (Nowruz 2019)

The Persian New Year 2019 date in Los Angeles is Wednesday, March 20, 2019. The Persian New Year 2019 time in Los Angeles is 14:58:27 PM.

Los Angeles holds the record-breaking and largest Nowruz celebrations in the United States. The Farhang Foundation holds Nowruz festivities at LACMA with fun activities for all ages. The celebrations proceed with a day of traditional Persian food, music, cultural events, and different family activities – as well as a symbolic display, Haft-Seen Table, welcoming the Persian New Year.

Nowruz 2019 in Pakistan & Nowruz 2019 in India (Eid-e-Norooz Mubarak)

The Nowruz 2019 in Pakistan will be celebrated on Thursday, March 21, 2019. The Nowruz 2019 time in Pakistan is 02:58:27 AM (Islamabad).

The Nowruz 2019 in India will be celebrated on Thursday, March 21, 2019. The Nowruz 2019 starting time in India is 03:28:27 PM (New Delhi).

Nowruz celebrations in Pakistan and India are limited to Shia Muslims only. Nowruz holds great importance for Shia Muslims of India and Pakistan, as the first Shia Imam, Hazrat Ali was born on this day (March 21, 600 A.D). The day is celebrated as Eid-e-Norooz Mubarak in India and Pakistan, and many notable Shia Imams have laid emphasis on the importance of this day. Fasting, distributing food, and doing charity are some of the common Nowruz traditions in these countries.

So this is the Norooz 2019 Date and Time. If you find the above information beneficial, do share it with your friends and let me know the exact date and time of Persian New Year 2019 matching with their region.

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