Mostly the colour of blood and fire, red has been associated with the Goddess, her aura and her power. But there are some other colours as well that have a strong significance in terms of the nine days of Navratri. Each colour represents a different spirit and narrative in context of the many avatars of Goddess Durga.
Notable US political critic and linguist Noam Chomsky, in a message to Int'l Resistance Film Festival (IRFF) in Iran, lauded the remarkable accomplishments in confronting extremism through films and video production.
Iranian play 'Mama Yerma', directed by Farzin Nobarani, received the Best Professional Play award and Best Actress award at the 15th Teatralny Kufar International Student and Youth Theater Festival in Minsk, Belarus.