In this Monday, March 19, 2012 photo, Iranians, wearing red clothes and black make-up, as a symbol of the Iranian New Year, called Haji Firouz, sing and dance in a street, hoping to earn money from ... more 
In this Monday, March 19, 2012 photo, Iranians, wearing red clothes and black make-up, as a symbol of the Iranian New Year, called Haji Firouz, sing and dance in a street, hoping to earn money from passers-by in northern Tehran, Iran. The Iranian New Year or Nowruz, meaning "New Day'' was marked Tuesday in a rare glimpse at customs stretching back to the country's pre-Islamic past. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Vahid Salemi
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 10:22 AM EDT