Every year, a number of our humdins visit our original motherland – Iran – for religious, cultural and nostalgic reasons. ‘Dini Travels’, founded by Diniar Mehta, is the Community’s First Choice as travel/tour operator for all such travel-packages to Iran, as it ranks highest when it comes to customer satisfaction in terms of all aspects […]
Worth And Not Birth Imparts True Nobility
With pride and gratefulness do I look backward to my early illustrious ancestors in Ancient Iran and to my renowned forebears in India, who have made my community and its glory by their memorable achievements. Priceless is the inheritance of their exemplary lives. Ennobling are the cherished memories of their illustrious names. Never will I […]
Salgreh Celebrations At Pak Iran Shah (Udvada)
April 22, 2019 (Mah Adar – Roj Adar) marked the most auspicious day in the Parsi calender, the birthday of our holy Fire and the 1,298th Salgreh of our sanctum sanctorum – Shreeji Pak Iran Shah Atash Behram in Udwada. The Udwada Nine Family Shahenshahi Athornan Anjuman extended an invitation to all Zarthostis to commemorate […]
ઝોરાસ્ટ્રિયનોનું પવિત્ર યાત્રાધામ
દર વરસે જૂન મહિનામાં 14થી 18 તારીખ વચ્ચે ઈરાન, ભારત તથા દુનિયાના બીજા દેશોમાંથી હજારો ઝોરાસ્ટ્રિયનો પ્રાચીન આતશબહેરામ પીર-એ-શબ્ઝ અથવા ચકચક ગામ જે ઈરાનના મધ્યમાં આવેલું છે અને જે આતશબહેરામ સૌથી પવિત્ર ગણાય છે તેની મુલાકાત લે છે. યાત્રાળુઓ છેલ્લે પગપાળા કરીને મંદિરે પહોંચે છે.
Zoroastrians Flock To Sacred Temple for Annual Pilgrimage
Each year from June 14–18, thousands of Zoroastrians from Iran, India and other countries flock to an ancient fire temple at Pir-e-Sabz or Chak Chak village in central Iran (part of Ardakan County in Yazd province), to visit a fire temple considered the most sacred of the mountain shrines of Zoroastrianism. Tradition has it that […]
Is Iran Still A Vacation Destination?
For Parsi Zoroastrians, Iran is not only a place of pilgrimage or historical insight, but also a place that provides a new perspective on life. It is not a place just for staid elderly couples, but, quite a ‘happening’ place. As part of the SVG team, I’ve visited Iran over 22 times over a […]