Members of the Azeri diaspora dance in traditional costumes as they celebrate Nowruz in Tbilisi, Georgia on March 21.
A woman takes a picture of people lighting bonfires as they watch a torch procession up a hill during Kurdish Nowruz celebrations in Aqrah, Iraq on March 20.
People watch a torch procession during Kurdish Nowruz celebrations in Aqrah, Iraq on March 20.
A woman dances in front of a fire as Turkish Kurds gather for Nowruz celebrations in Diyarbakir, Turkey on March 21.
People dressed in traditional costumes participate in Nowruz celebrations in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan on March 21.
An Iranian woman prays at the graves of unknown soldiers killed during 1980-88 Iran-Iraq war, at the Behesht-e-Zahra cemetery outside Tehran, Iran, on the eve of Nowruz on March 20.
Iraqi Kurds hold lit torches as they walk up a mountain in the town of Akra, Iraq during Nowruz on March 20.
A girl looks out a window of the Hazrat-e-Ali shrine during Nowruz festivities in Mazari-i-Sharif, Afghanistan on March 21.
Three girls hug during Nowruz celebrations in the Hockey refugee camp at the former Olympic complex in a suburb of Athens, Greece on March 21.