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Tag: 8th January 2022
Behram Roj Jashan Performed At Mithaiwalla Agiary
On 2nd January, 2022, a Behram Roj Jashan was performed at the Mithaiwalla Agiary by the Panthaky Er. Hormuz Dadachanji and Er. Darayesh Katrak, alongside two other mobeds. The monthly Jashan held by the Agiary started at 10:30 am and was followed by a Humbandagi conducted by Er. Darayesh Katrak. Vegetarian snacks and chasni were […]
Ushta-Te Foundation Holds Awards Function
Ahmedabad-based Ushta-Te Foundation held its bi-annual Awards Function on 12th December, 2021, at Navroji Vakil Sanatorium. The function started with a Monajat performance by ZAGA children. Managing Trustee, Minni Patel gave the welcome address and Meher Medora felicitated Chief Guest – Padma Shri Yazdi Karanjia, who, true to his hilarious self, had the audience in […]
2022: Are We Moving Into A New Dimension?
For a while now, New Age spiritualists and channeled beings have spoken about a shift in the earth’s dimensional vibrations. It is believed that the earth is ascending from a 3rd Dimensional state into the 4th or even the 5th one. Somehow, it doesn’t seem to have materialized yet. The COVID-19 impact increased many people’s […]
TechKnow With Tantra: Speech Timer
This App is for speakers who face difficulty in timing their speeches. It comprises a color-coded countdown timer, which shows you the time remaining to complete your speech. There are several buttons for configuring standard predefined time settings for the green, yellow and red progress signals. You could touch a time setting display to adjust […]
From the Editors Desk
Sad Partings Dear Readers, It is never easy coming to terms with the loss of loved ones. Sometimes, the loss is felt beyond the immediate circle of family and friends. In the past week, the community mourned the loss of two such lovely souls – one who we lost way before her time, in an […]
Letters To The Editor
Answer, Shall I Have It? Answer, shall I have it? In the play, ‘Merchant of Venice’, Shylock asks this question in the Venetian court whether the court will allow him to have the pound of flesh nearest to the heart of Antonio the Merchant, as per the bond. The “flesh” nearest to the community’s […]
Parsee Gymkhana Cricket Team Rules With Hat-trick Wins!
The hearts of cricket enthusiasts and fans in the community and across the world were brimming with pride when Team Parsee Gymkhana (PG) clinched its third championship title, making history with its fearless brand of cricket, by becoming Mumbai’s first club to win three back-to-back tournaments across different formats. They grabbed a mammoth 298-run victory […]
. In Iran, I saw the Farohar, proudly emblazoned on the Atash Kadehs in Tehran, Shiraz, Yazd and Isfahan. And, more importantly, in the arid, burning sands on a large plateau, it is emblazoned atop the massive columns at Persepolis. We revere this symbol to the extent that it is synonymous with our religion and […]
Kaizad Kumana Cycles From India Gate To Gateway Of India!
In an inspiring and impressive feat, 47-year-old recreational triathlete and passionate cyclist – Kaizad Kumana, recently completed a remarkable journey, riding his cycle across 1,460 kms, over a 6-day period from 18th to 23rd December, from India Gate, in New Delhi, to the Gateway of India, in Mumbai. Citing cycling as his “first love,” Kaizad […]
Burjor Patel – Forever A Star
Iconic veteran theatre producer and actor who ruled Parsi, Gujarati and English theatre for decades, and renowned advertising personality, Burjor Patel passed away on 4th January, 2022, due to old age. The much acclaimed, former Khaleej Times Advertising Director was 91. Perhaps the only attributes which could compare to his awe-inspiring talent and remarkable personality, […]