XYZ Turns 5!

Xtremely Young Zoroastrians (XYZ) celebrated their 5th Foundation Day on 23rd May, 2018, with young XYZ leaders expressing what this organization means to them through words and drawings. The evening witnessed a Jasan performed by their very own XYZ Bezaan Shroff from Darius Daredevils group at the Bhikha Behram Well. Striving for the betterment of […]

Farah Ghadiali Wins ‘All India Western Classical Vocal Competition’ In New Delhi

Soprano Farah Ghadiali recently won the Joint First prize in ‘All India Western Classical Vocal Competition’ held in New Delhi, on 27th April, 2018. Organised by the Neemrana Foundation of Music and the French Embassy in India, Farah received the ‘Neemrana Voice Competition – The Godrej Talent of India’ Award, based on three selection rounds, […]

Yazd Kotwal Ordained Navar

11-year-old, Er. Yazd Kotwal, son of Dilshad and Behram Kotwal, and grandson of Vada Dasturji Dr. Firoze and Navaz Kotwal (paternal), and Villoo and Jimmy Colabawalla (maternal), was ordained Navar on 19th May 2018, at Vatchgandhy Agiary. The ceremony took place under the able guidance and supervision of Er. Asphandiar Dadachanji, along with Er. Khushroo […]

Jehan Bajan Ordained Navar

Er. Jehan Bajan, son of Er. Darayus and Havovi and grandson of Panthaky of Mevawalla Agiary, Er. Parvez and Bepsy Bajan (paternal), and Rati and Sam Kerawala (maternal), was initiated into Navari at Vatchagandhi Agiary on 13th May, 2018. The ceremony took place under the able guidance and supervision of Er. Asphandiar Dadachanji and assisted […]

Cyrus Dastur Ordained Navar

11-year-old, Er. Cyrus Xerxes Dastur was ordained Navar on 20th May, 2016, at the Vatchagandhy Agiary on Hughes Road. Coming from a family of priests, Cyrus’ Navar ceremony was performed by Er. Asphandiar Dadachanji and Er. Khushroo Kanga. Speaking to Parsi Times, Cyrus – a student of Std. VI of Greenlawns High School said, “This […]