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  • proper n. The eighth solar month of the Persian calendar.


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From Persian اسفند.


  • Fish: The last solar month, Esfand, is in the Pisces period and on the eve of the New Year, it gives its place to Aries; hence, goldfish represent an image of the changing of the year.

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  • "This important scientific experiment was carried out on Esfand 24 March 15 by the Iranian Space Agency," the Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA is quoted as saying by the AFP.

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  • In the letter, which was sent in the Iranian month of Esfand (February 20 to March 21),


  • The inflation rate in the month of Esfand (ended on March 20) reached 10.8 percent in comparison to the previous month, the Central Bank said.

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  • His chief of staff, Ebrahim Rahim Mashai, told The Associated Press that the letter was sent in the Iranian month of Esfand, between February 20 and March 21.

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  • The Persian New Year begins on Friday Esfand 30th, 1387 (March 20, 2009) at 3: 13: 39 PM Tehran Time (Farvardyn 1, 1388 is on March 21, 2009)


  • The stoning was carried out in the northern city of Rasht during the Iranian month of Esfand which ended on March 20, judiciary spokesman Ali Reza Jamshidi said.

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  • An interesting result of this musical exhibition is a musical collaboration with Hypernova vocalist Raam, singer/songwriter Ali Eskandarian, Landlord vocalist Esfand, and Electric Black vocalist Johnny B., who have recently wrote, recorded and filmed a song and video called

  • So musicians Hypernova, Electric Black and the Eskanderian, Esfand and filmmaker Nari Manhamid created Freedom Glory Project.

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  • a young soldier is seized by demonstrators in 24 of Esfand Square after army opens fire on the funeral cortege of a 27-year-old professor killed the day before.



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