FEZANA is thrilled to share momentous news with you! The vibrant tradition of Sadeh, our cherished mid-winter festival, has officially been inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity!
This prestigious recognition is a testament to the enduring legacy of Sadeh, a celebration that transcends borders and unites Zoroastrians around the world. From the joyous crackling of bonfires to the heartwarming communal feasts, Sadeh embodies our shared values of resilience, hope, and the triumphant return of spring.
To learn more about this significant achievement and delve deeper into the rich history and customs of Sadeh, we invite you to explore the following resources:
UNESCO Inscription Page: https://ich.unesco.org/en/RL/sadeh-sada-celebration-01713
As we rejoice in this collective victory, we encourage you to share your own Sadeh celebrations with the world! Tag @FEZANA on your social media posts featuring photos and videos. We will be actively reposting and amplifying your voices, showcasing the diverse and vibrant ways our global community honors this ancient tradition.
Additionally, feel free to directly message our social media accounts with your contributions – we'd love to feature them prominently!
With warmest regards and Happy Sadeh,
Cody K. Partovi