Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

Google Doodle: Nowruz celebrated with a doodle marking the start of Spring

BGR India Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Google has a pretty little doodle today to celebrate the Iranian New Year called Nowruz. This Persian word translates to ‘New Day’ as it marks the first day of the month in the Iranian calendar. Nowruz essentially denotes the beginning of spring in the Northern hemisphere and it usually falls on March 21 or the day before and after it. Today’s Google Doodle has a GIF type image of colorful flowers and butterflies fluttering around them. Hidden between the flowers is Google written taking the form of grass. Geographically, this day marks the spring equinox in the Northern Hemisphere, as it is the point in the year when both the day and the night are 12 hours long, after a
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: Wochit News - < > Embed
News video: Google marks Holi Festival with explosively colorful Doodle - CNET

Google marks Holi Festival with explosively colorful Doodle - CNET 00:53

Google, once known widely for its "don't be evil" motto, dedicated its Monday doodle to the idea of good's triumph over evil in the Hindu festival of Holi. Holi is traditionally celebrated in India, Nepal and surrounding countries, but it's popularity has spread in recent years. This is in part...

Recent related news

Google Doodle celebrates 131st anniversary of hole puncher Gerben Steenks

Today marks the anniversary of a very important invention which has made lives so much easier. It may not get enough recognition in life but it’s received a...
BGR India - Technology

Google signs lease for office space near downtown Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — Technology giant Google is opening an office in a planned office, retail and residential development just north of downtown Detroit. The...
SeattlePI.com - Technology


You Might Like


Other recent news in Technology

ET BLACK FRIDAY Deals: Save up to 50% off Top Unity3D AssetsMARK CUBAN: 'The big losers' of the DOJ's battle to block the Time Warner-AT&T merger will be GOOGLE and Facebook
MARVELL TECHNOLOGY will reportedly buy rival chipmaker Cavium for $6 million (CAVM, MRVL)What we're buying: Lightroom on a new IPHONE, Google's Pixel 2 cases
Apple Bringing “Hey Siri” to the IMAC PRO with Tweaked iPhone 7 Chip'Bait!' brings an ice fishing expedition to FACEBOOK's social VR
Get ready for THANKSGIVING with the 10 best cooking channels on YouTubeThe government wants self-DRIVING CARS on UK roads by 2021
BITCOIN just hit an all-time high — here's how you buy and sell itSTAR WARS video game faces charges that it was promoting gambling

Twitter

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+