Iranian Fire Festival

“Chahar Shanbeh Soori” or Festival of Fire

“Chahar Shanbeh Soori” or Festival of Fire Last Wednesday of the year (Chahar Shanbeh Soori): On the evening before of last Wednesday of the year, bonfires are lit in public places with the help of fire and light, it is hoped for enlightenment and happiness throughout the coming year. People leap over the flames, shouting: […]