Slán (Goodbye), Pallonji Seth!

Pallonji Shapoorji Mistry, the 93-year-old patriarch of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group of Companies, passed away peacefully in his sleep, at his residence in South Mumbai, on 27th June, 2022. A traditional funeral service was held on 29th June at the Doongerwadi (Mumbai), with complete National and State honours.  Established over a hundred and fifty years […]

Parsi Pride Brigade

Jubilant Jehan! Jehan Bomanjee from MMK College, Bandra secured 90% in his HSC board exams, securing 98% in French. A Contractor Baug (Mahim) resident, Jehan is passionate about playing the keyboard, saxophone guitar and is a Formula One Racing enthusiast. He wishes to pursue BMS followed by an MBA in the future. Fabulous Farohar! 16-year-old […]

PM Modi Launches Stamp Honouring 200th Anniversary Of Mumbai Samachar

On 15th June, 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a special postal stamp commemorating the 200th anniversary of Mumbai Samachar – Asia’s oldest running newspaper. The Gujarati newspaper was first published in 1822 (then Bombay Samachar) as a weekly by Parsi scholar, Fardunjee Marzban. Speaking at ‘Dwishatabdi Mahotsav’ of Mumbai Samachar, PM Modi lauded the […]

Ba Humata Presents Global Webinar: ‘Serve And You Shall Be Served’

On 3rd July, 2022, the Ba Humata (Good Thoughts) Webinar series presents its 19th monthly global Webinar themed, ‘Serve And You Shall Be Served’, covering the Ushtavaiti Gatha Yasna Ha 43.1, and related prayers, honouring Asho Zarathushtra. The Webinar will feature Er. Darayesh Katrak (India); Mobed Dr. Bahrom Firozgary, MD (Iran/USA); Dilshad Solan-Davar (UK/Pakistan); Gulshan […]

ZAC Holds Sports Day

ZAC (Zoroastrian Association of California) held its 12th Annual Sports Day event on 12th June, 2022. Like last year, the event aimed at not just raising funds but also awareness of the unfortunate plight of some of our less-privileged community members, locally and globally. The funds collected will be judiciously dispersed by their ‘Welfare Sub-committee’ to […]