11 Persian Sayings that Make No Sense in English

1. moosh bokhoradet While literally meaning ‘A Mouse Should Eat You’ in the Persian language, this phrase means ‘You are cute’. You’ll hear adults saying this to kids all the time (especially while pinching their cheeks). moosh bokhoré torō! is another way to say it. It’s also used when someone says something adorable- but beware, sometimes it could be used in a ...

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Strange Festivals Around the World

La Tomatina is a food fight festival held on the last Wednesday of August each year in the town of Bunol near to Valencia in Spain. Thousands upon thousands of people make their way from all corners of the world to fight in this ‘World’s Biggest Food Fight’ where more than one hundred metric tons of over-ripe tomatoes are thrown ...

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“Book Garden”, a Massive Cultural Collection of Tehran

Construction of Tehran Book Garden which is underway as part of a large project for the cultural complex at Abbasabad area in Tehran, has attracted the attention of those involved in cultural affairs as well as that of citizens. The large complex in the heart of the city which provides a clear space and favorable condition for offering cultural works ...

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