Monthly Archives: March 2012

Nowruz Commission Sponsors Joyous Nowruz Celebration in Kabul

March 23, 2012 – In addition to the annual Gala Dinner, this year, in partnership with the Afghanistan Child Education and Care Organization (AFCECO), Nowruz Commission sponsored a Nowruz celebration in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Prior to the event, two-thousand participants were anticipated to come together at Badam Bagh Agricultural Center for competitions in athletics, dance, kite running,…

Third Annual Nowruz Commission Gala Dinner March 17, 2012

On March 17, 2012 The Nowruz Commission celebrated the ancient tradition of Nowruz at its Third Annual Gala Dinner. This year’s event, held at the Organization of American States in Washington, DC, was attended by diplomats, dignitaries, and members of the Afghan, Azeri, Georgian, Iranian, Iraqi, Kazakh, Kurdish, Kyrgyz, Russian, Tajik, Turkish and Ukrainian communities.

Guests gathered in…

Letter from His Excellency Emomali Rahmon, President of the Republic of Tajikistan

Original text is in Tajik
The President of the Republic of Tajikistan
Dear friends,
Ladies and gentlemen, 

I, with the sense of profound respect and cordiality would like to congratulate all of you on the occasion of Nowruz celebration and beginning of our ancestors’ New Year, and wish you the fulfillment of all your cherished aspirations and benign…

Nowruz Commission Spring Mission

Recognized by members of The Congress of United States and The White House, Nowruz Commission confers the title of Nowruz Commission Ambassador on distinguished leaders from the Nowruz Communities in all nations to authorize and empower them in propagating the universal spirit of Nowruz.

From March 6 to March 11, 2012 members of a Nowruz Commission delegation traveled abroad to install Nowruz…

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