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 […]

Bawa-Boom In Bollywood!

Our community has been known to gift Bollywood some seriously talented and critically acclaimed artists and personalities including Boman Irani, Ronnie Screwvala, Nauheed Cyrusi, Shiamak Davar, Perizaad Zorabian and Amyra Dastur, to name a few. Two names to watch out for, that add to this booming clique of budding Parsis in Bollywood, are Cyrus Dastur, […]

Shamiana Delights A’bad

Asia’s largest short film club, ‘Shamiana’, founded and run by Cyrus Dastur, held a successful screening of numerous ‘Oscar Nominated Short films’ to a packed audience of over six hundred people at Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) in Ahmedabad on 19th November, 2016.  Having a strong presence across multiple cities of India, Shamiana has now […]