Zubin Jimmy Dubash staunchly believes, ‘Gratitude is the simplest pathway to a successful life’. His mantra of transformation, evolution and growth was evident from his childhood, when he transformed from a school write off at 110 kg into a fit, self-made, go-getter… and today Zubin is one of India’s most successful, respected and renowned Digital […]
Religious Queries Answered By Vada Dasturji Dr. Firoze Kotwal
Query: Is it mandatory for a priest to always wear white-coloured clothes? Vada Dasturji Kotwal: When an Athornan is ordained as a priest, he should wear white attire and the white Pagdi, which is ‘Athornan nu safed Taj’, the white crown of the priests, at all times. He must perform all the rituals and always […]
Significance Of Five Gehs
PT: Could you explain the context behind dividing the day into five Gehs in our religion? Er. Khoremand: The day has been divided into five gehs keeping in mind certain fixed points through the 24 hours, mainly – Sunrise, Mid-day, Evening, Sunset and Midnight. The time divisions were made to gratify the effectiveness of prayers […]
It’s Time To Speak Up!
…… Parsi Times: Why have you finally decided to speak up now? Kersi Randeria: The straight-up answer is – unfortunately, it is election time once again, and the politicians of our community are out in full strength. Their main objective is to perpetually launch vicious, personal attacks on people by running them down. By doing […]
Are You Ready For IUU 2017?
. PT: How are the preparations for ‘IUU 2017’ going? Dasturji Khurshed: The preparations are going great. We have already received over one thousand five hundred registrations from across the globe and the numbers are increasing daily. For now we are focusing on arranging the various entertainment programs, performances, speakers and panellists for various discussions […]
Masina Hospital Inaugurates ‘Skin Bank’
. PT: How and when did the idea of having a Skin Bank come into play? Dr. Jokhi: The idea of starting a skin bank has been on the mind of our senior burns surgeons, Dr. Arvind Vartak and Dr. Suhas Abhyankar, for over a decade. However, more than a year back, we received a […]
તમારા માટે કામ કરે તેવી એનર્જી તમે જ બનાવો
દવાના પિતા સમાન હિપોક્રેટસના વાકયો કુદરતી રીતે સારા થવાની શક્તિ આપણા પોતાનામાં છે. આપણી બીમારીને દૂર કરી હકારાત્મક શક્તિથી મજબૂતાઈ આપવાની જવાબદારી તે આપણી ને આપણી પોતાની જ છે. કેશ્મિરા શૉ રાજ જે રેકી એકસ્પર્ટ, તાઈચી માસ્તર અને ટેરોટ ક્ધસલ્ટન્ટ આપણી સાથે, તમારામાં રહેલી ઉર્જાથી તમે તમારા દર્દને દૂર કરવામાં સફળતા કેવી રીતે મેળવી શકો […]
Make Your Energy Work For You
How To Relieve Yourself Of Physical Pain Any pain tends to be debilitating for the body. Physical suffering can make people change their temperament for the worse. The following tips help alleviate physical pain: Close your eyes and breathe slowly and comfortably for a few minutes or about 36 long and easy breaths. Now […]
‘Iranshah’ Is Everything To Me – My Passion, My Life!
PT: How did your appointment as Parsi Member to the National Minority Commission (NMC) come about? Vada Dastur Khurshed: Honestly, I was as surprised as everyone else! In fact, I was abroad last month when I received a phone call from the H’ble Minister of Minority Affairs, Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, and he informed me […]
Exclusive Interview With Bollywood’s Rustom – Akshay Kumar
The interview was scheduled for noon on 22nd July at the Filmalaya Studio, Andheri. I realized I would miss the press show of Kabali at 11:00. No problem… Rajnikanth can wait… I reached a half-hour early. Akshay was shooting for the sequel of the successful ‘Jolly LLB’. I settled myself down in the dimly lit […]
Beauty At His Fingertips: Arshis Javeri
PT: Give us a quick snapshot of your amazing journey up to now. Arshis: I started my career with a hotel management diploma, followed by flying with Jet Airways and Go Airlines for a brief period. I soon began training, but within a few years decided to pursue my passion for aesthetics, style and fashion. […]