Nowruz being celebrated in Baku
Here are some YouTube clips of Nowruz being celebrated in Baku , Azerbaijan on the Caspian Sea, that once was a Zoroastrian region.
The videos were shot at the time The Director General, UNESCO, Mr Matsuura visited. It is said Mr Matsuura had a lot to do with Nowruz being recognized by UN as holiday on the UN calendar.
Courtesy : Rusi Sorabji
Nowruz Bayram in Azerbaijan
Nowruz in Azerbaijan
Nowruz in Baku Azerbaijan Pt 2
Nowruz in Baku,Azerbaijan Pt 3 Chanting about Bayram (Behram)
Nowruz in Baku, Azerbaijan Pt 4 Watch for dancing at the end
Nowruz in Baku, Azerbaijan Pt 5 Haft Seen tables, Bhun-wa-ni Topees
Kavkaz Rap…… a look at Baku city , Azerbaijan
Novruz Dances 2009 Baku Palace