The Khan Bahadur Edulji Sohrabji Chenai Anjuman Dar-E-Meher, Secunderabad

We are pleased to share with readers that the extensive renovation work in the Adarian Saheb of Secunderabad’s Khan Bahadur Edulji Sohrabji Chenai Anjuman Dar-E-Meher, which celebrated its glorious 100th Salgreh last year on 14th July, is now complete. The holy Padshah Saheb has been enthroned in the sanctum sanctorum by the Mobed Sahebs. 

Catering to over thousand Parsis living in the city, the Dar-e-Meher, is the youngest of the three fire temples present in the twin cities of Hyderabad-Secunderabad. It was built by Seth Jamshedji Edulji Chenoy, son of Khan Bahadur Seth Edulji Sohrabji Chenoy and Bai Pirojbai Edulji Chenoy, along with his brothers, in memory of their late father, during the reign of Osman Ali Khan – the last and seventh Nizam of the erstwhile Hyderabad State. Dastoor Khurshed Dastoor Behram Jamasp Asa consecrated the Dar-e-Meher during the reign of Nizam Mir Osman Ali Khan and King George V. The Chenoy family came to Hyderabad 200 years ago.  

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