Dear Readers, One of the best features of the Festive Season is that it brings us together in celebration, with numerous lagans, navjotes and events, re-strengthening the bonds of our close-knit community. In fact, the season also marks the convergence of Parsis from the world over, to partake of the festivities and […]
Tag: Volume 08- Issue 36
Caption This – 22nd December
Calling all our readers to caption this picture! The wittiest caption will win a fabulous prize! Send in your captions at firstname.lastname@example.org by 26th December, 2018. Winner: “Amit Shah: Agar aap hame 5 SAAL aur MAUKA denge… RaGa: To yeh tumhe PAANCH-SAU BAAR aur DHOKA denge!!!“ -By Kayomarz Dotiwalla
Naheed Divecha ‘TRI’umphs At MBA Tourney
Naheed Divecha, ace shuttler from Greater Mumbai, pulled off an amazing set of three back to back wins at the MBA (Maharashtra Badminton Association) Senior State Veteran’s Championship, which was held from 12th to 16th December, 2018, at the Bombay Gymkhana courts. Naheed’s proud brow adorned a ‘Triple Crown’ – winning in the ‘45+ Women […]
‘Restore & Beautify Doongerwadi Community Project’
Doongerwadi Needs Your Support!
Our Community’s most holy, over 300-year-old, Doongerwadi in Mumbai, is in Urgent Need of Renovation and Green Cover Restoration. Immediate Repairs are needed for the Maintenance and upkeep of our Dokhmas; Bunglies; Road Repairs and for the restoration of the Green Cover/Forest area which provides the sense of calm and healing for all. The BPP, […]
Greatness, Grace and Goodness Personified
Happy Birthday, Shri Ratan Tata!
. One of India’s leading industrialists, Ratan Tata is the ex-Chairman of the largest Indian conglomerate, Tata Group of Companies, currently holding the post of Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, the holding company of the Tata Group which controls some of the major companies including Tata Steel, Tata Motors, Tata Power, Tata Consultancy Services, Indian […]
The Birth Of The “Unconquered Sun (Mithra or Meher Yazata)”?
While many the world over will celebrate Christmas with gifts, Christmas trees and much merriment, few would know that these festivities trace their roots to the ancient Zoroastrian feast of ‘Yalda’, observed annually around 21st December (sometimes 20th or 22nd December) coinciding with the winter solstice in the Northern hemisphere. Yalda, is the longest and […]
Jiyo Parsi Launches Three New Initiatives
The Jiyo Parsi Program announced the launch of three new initiatives – ‘Jiyo Parsi Care’, ‘Jiyo Parsi Campaign’s Phase 3’ and the ‘Jiyo Parsi Calendar’, on Thursday 20th December, 2018, at the Sir Ratan Tata Institute in South Bombay. The event was held by the Parzor foundation and Madison BMB, in collaboration with the Bombay […]