Iran and the New Century

منتشر شده در تاریخ ۱۰ اردیبهشت ۱۳۹۵ | نظرتان را بنویسید

Part #1 What year is this? Of course it is 2016. But not for all of us. If you are living in Iran it is the year 1395. The Persian calendar is one of those things that Iranian people are very proud of that and they have a very good reason to. Persian calendar is probably most accurate calendar that currently used by a large group of people. It is actually more accurate than Christian calendar. This called the Solar Hejri Calander or Hijri Shamsi (HS) calendar. It begins on the vernal equinox as determined by astronomical calculation Each of the twelve months corresponds with a zodiac sign. The first six months have 31 days, the next five have 30 days, and the last month has 29 days in usual years but 30 days in leap years. [...]