Category : Iran

269. Iranian Heritage Day 2012, a Report

    I was at the Royal Ontario Museum’s Iranian Heritage Day on Saturday. It was wonderful. I stayed there from 11am to 5.

267. This weekend in Multicultural Toronto.

  This coming weekend May 25-27, there’s Doors Open, an opportunity to visit any of 135 buildings including a Turkish mosque, an exquisite Tibetan

  It was my first Fire Festival. I was expecting to see mainly men jump over a big bonfire like acrobats. Instead, I found

234. Iranian Nowruz New Year & Fire Festival – 2012

  Nowruz, the Iranian New Year and the beginning of spring in Toronto is March 20 at 1:15 am. The celebrations start, however, on

127. Middle East or West Asia in Toronto

It was so refreshing to be reminded that there’s more to Iraq, Syria and Yemen than fighting and suicide bombers. Last Saturday, at North

2. Halloween and Sri Lankans

This weekend is Halloween.  This festival is on my web-site because I think it would be nice if our immigrants understood something about Toronto