Iranian Persian Yalda Night. On the night of winter Equinox. Celebrating the end of shortest day- the start of the Sun's increasing light, triumphing over the darkness of winter, ending with the Spring Equinox, the amazing , colorful Norooz celebration, the festival of New Day, Sun's light of first day of Spring, the start of Iranian New Year.
7 Ways to Enjoy the Winter Solstice with Your Child. Winter’s cold and darkness can be mild or intense, the drag of a chilly brown landscape or the drama of very early sunsets and deep snowdrifts. For many, winter begins to feel endless after a while. But at winter solstice—although those of us in northern climates still have plenty of cold to weather—the balance has...Read More »