"Mir Nowruz"

Maryam Shafaghi

"Mir Nowruz"

Other, Handmade/Hand painted

2015

This artwork was added to Artious by Maryam Shafaghi.

About Artwork

"Mir Nowruz"
In some references, it is believed that Haji Firuz is based on a tradition called Mir Nowruzi.
Mir Nowruz was a comical figure chosen to rule the municipality for the last five days of the year (Panje). 
Mir Nowruz means: leader of Nowruz (Persian New Year)

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