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Special prayers and religious rituals take place on Nowruz and the Parsis wear new clothes and make rangolis outside their homes during the celebrations.(Shutterstock)

Parsi New Year 2018: Significance, history and celebrations during Nowruz

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Kabir Bhandari
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2018 08:59 AM IST
Zoroastrians in India celebrate the Parsi New Year as Jamshed-i-Nouroz, which is named after the Persian king Jamshed who started the Parsi calendar.
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