Kha B-Nisan

Kha B-Nisan

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Kha b' Nisan or Ha b' Nisin, "Head of the year" in Syriac, also known as Akitu, or Assyrian New Year is the spring festival among the Assyrians, celebrated on 1 April. However, in addition to the traditional Assyrian New Year on April 1, all Assyrians also celebrate the Gregorian calendar New Year on January 1 along with the rest of the world. Celebrations involve parades and parties. Some Assyrians wear traditional costume and dance in parks for hours. In Europe, the United States and Canada, there are often parties with food, music and dance. In the Julian calendar, the vernal equinox moved gradually away from 21 Marchshow more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • DIC Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135884123
  • 9786135884128