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Source: "Zoroastrianism (Religion)." Encyclopedia Britannica, 2011, Accessed 2 Feb. 2024.


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Zoroastrian calendar consists of 12 months, 30 days each (Nigosian). 

New Year's Day (Nao Roz) is one of the most important dates in the Zoroastrian calendar. Zoroastrians also celebrate birth of their prophet and death of their prophet Zoroaster.

Source: S. A. Nigosian. Zoroastrian Faith : Tradition and Modern Research. McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1993. EBSCOhost,

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