Aşure – recipe for peace and love!

Aşure – recipe for peace and love!

Early November sees the day of Aşure on the Tenth of Muharrem, part of the tradition of Alevis as well as many other cultures.  I had my first taste of Aşure with our friends at the Alevi Cultural Centre and Cemevi when they shared this amazing dessert  with passers by outside Dalston Junction Station.   It is said that when Noah’s Ark came to rest on the top of Mount Ararat in...

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The BBC join ‘Sharing Nu Roz’

The BBC join ‘Sharing Nu Roz’

World Beaters sessions at Rustam School were visited by the BBC last Saturday as part of a programme on the story and traditions surrounding Nu Roz.  Early years groups were filmed rehearsing their interpretation of the Nu Roz story in preparation for celebrations on 22nd March.

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