Photographs of Navroz celebrations in Tashqurghan, Xinjiang – China

Photographs of Navroz celebrations in Tashqurghan, Xinjiang – China

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Photos by Murad Shah

The Persian New Year, Navroz is also celebrated in Tashkurgan  area of the Xinjiang autonomous region of China. The women and men, dressed in bright colored cloths, prepare local dishes, greet each other, dance, sing and celebrate the arrival of spring.

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