The Kitáb-i-Aqdas
Questions and Answers
35Question: Concerning Naw-Rúz*
Answer: The Festival of Naw-Rúz falleth on the day that the sun entereth the sign of Aries, even should this occur no more than one minute before sunset.
 
* The vernal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere
Cross-References
Aries, sign of,   n26
Naw-Rúz (Bahá’í new year),   K16, n26, n139, n147
method of determining date,   n26
Naw-Rúz (cont.)
timing of,   n26, n147
Study Guide
What day falls “on the day that the sun entereth the sign of Aries”?