Yazd holds Zoroastrian Sadeh Festival

Photos: Yazd holds Zoroastrian Sadeh Festival

ISNA|Baharak Roshanbakhsh: Every year, on 30 January, thousands of Zoroastrians or even the Muslims in Iran as well as other countries gather in Yazd to celebrate the religious feast of Jashn-e Sadeh by burning firewood in an open space to signify the coming of spring and to defeat the forces of darkness, frost and cold.