Naneh Sarma (Persian: ننه سرما nane sarmâ, "Old Woman Winter") is a mythical character in Iranian folklore, similar to the characters Haji firouz, Amoo norooz, and so forth. Naneh Sarma goes back to the Zaroastrian times.
The first time the Iranian folktale of Naneh Sarma was published in English was in 2012, in the book Pomegranates and Roses: A Persian Love Story 
- http://cmes.hmdc.harvard.edu/outreach/curriculumplans/lessons/teacherplans Harvard University Middle Eastern Studies, Naneh Sarma
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