Ushta-Te Foundation Celebrates Silver Anniversary

As part of its Silver Jubilee Celebrations, Ahmedabad-based Ushta-Te Foundation organised a gala entertainment eve, which was thoroughly enjoyed by numerous grateful beneficiaries. Commencing with a prayer and a lively monajat rendered by 32 children, the program was compered by Ushta-Te Trustee – Pearl Sabawala, who invited onto the dais: Chief Guest – Dinshaw Tamboly […]

COVID Deaths In The Community

At least 178 community members have passed away since onset of the coronavirus pandemic (March 2020) in India. Parsiana compiled the death statistics from 11 major Indian locations where significant Parsi populations exist. 105 deaths have been registered in Bombay, obtained from Worli Prayer Hall, where a large number of Covid-19 victims are cremated, though […]

Ahmedabad hosts FPZAI AGM

On the 20th and 21st of July, 2019, The Federation of the Parsi Zoroastrian Anjumans of India (FPZAI) held its Annual General Meeting and  Executive Council Meeting in Ahmedabad (Gujarat), at the Sir Navroji Vakil  Hall, where 60 Representatives representing 38 Anjumans from all over India were present, including Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) Chairman Yazdi Desai and […]

A’bad Parsis Pay Tribute To Porus Karanjawala

Community members in Ahmedabad observed a condolence meeting to pay respect to Ex-President of Federation of Zorastrian Youth Association (FOZYA) and Ex-Trustee of Ahmedabad Parsi Punchayat (APP), Porus Jehangirji Karanjawala, at Sanatorium Hall on 25th August, 2018. Jointly organized by Mohudawala Trusts and Gamir Trust, the meet commenced with a jasan, followed by nineteen community […]

APP Hosts Gambhar

The Ahmedabad Parsi Panchayat (APP) hosted a community dinner as per the wishes of late Parvez and Freny Borka at Naoroji Vakil Sanatorium premises on 14th April, 2018. The function commenced with a jasan in the memory of the donors at 6:15 pm, followed by Secretary of APP, Cyrus Sabawala delivering the welcome address. Trustees […]