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Activist's idea of composting bodies fu... Activist's idea of composting bodies fuels big Parsi debate
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Activist's idea of composting bodies fu... Activist's idea of ...

With vultures fighting for their survival, the Zoroastrian community finds itself at a crossroad. A Parsi community activist has triggered a debate by suggesting an alternative method to dispose off the dead. Homi Dalal, 71, an Andheri resident, ... Mumbai Mirror, 23 hours ago

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Flyways of fortune

The Zoroastrian diaspora as we know it today is spread across the globe. As a mercantile community the Parsis have been traders and no place was considered too far or too dangerous to venture, if it meant we could trade with the other. Towards the ...
 DAWN Group1 month ago Young Zoroastrians to foster community links  Times of India1 month ago Parsi Community, Zoroastrianism  24Dunia2 months ago

Navroz, one festival with myriad hues

Every year, March 21 is synonymous with festivity for two ethnic religious communities, Shia Muslims and Zoroastrians, as both celebrate the festival of Navroz. This year, what makes this date more celebratory is the addition of New Year celebration for ...
 Times of India1 month ago

#NavrozeRecipes: Bring in the New Year with a bang!

Saturday marks the Zoroastrian New Year or Navroze. Coomi Selod shares with us these special recipes that are prepared on this special day. Jamshedi Navroz is one of the most loved of Persian festivals and is celebrated by all Zoroastrians across the world. The festival marks the Zoroastrian New Year and is celebrated on March 21, which coincides with the Vernal (Spring) Equinox. It has been celebrated for almost 3,000 years and is deeply rooted in the rituals and traditions of the Zoroastrian ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Google says ‘Navroz Mubarak’ with a colourful doodle  Tech21 month ago Google commemorates Iranian New Year with Navroz Mubarak doodle  IBN Live1 month ago Google celebrates Iranian New Year Navroz with doodle  India Today1 month ago
Jerusalem Post

Videos: Persian New Year, Norouz

Nowruz animation by Negar Behbahani & Saloomeh Sayah Nowruz, New Day, is the holiest and most joyful festival of the Zoroastrian year and the most important national festival for all Iranians. Its celebration is recorded from the Achaemenian ...
 Payvand Iran News1 month ago Persian pashtidot for Nowruz  Jerusalem Post1 month ago

Representatives of Islam and Zoroastrianism from India to take part in Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions

ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of Kazakhstan to India Bulat Sarsenbayev held meetings with religious leaders of the country. In Lucknow city B. Sarsenbayev met with president of Muslim organization "Jamaat-u-Shabab-e-Islam"Salman al-Huseini ...
 Kazinform1 week ago What Would the Founders Think About Religious Liberty and Indiana?  Heritage Foundation3 weeks ago

Vernal Equinox, Nowruz Or Ostara — It All Means Spring!

Vernal Equinox to scientists, Ostara to pagans, Nowruz if you are Zoroastrian, and New Year in Persian communities however you name it, the equinox happened at 11 seconds after 6:45 p.m. EDT (3:45 p.m. PDT) Friday March 20. The spring, or vernal, ...
 Inquisitr1 month ago Nowruz, the New Year at the spring vernal equinox  Payvand Iran News1 month ago
The Express Tribune

A modern-day celebration

Zoroas­trians in India end up celebr­ating two New Years is becaus­e they follow three differ­ent calend­ars A 2009 Navroze event at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. PHOTO: PARSI KHABAR Being a Parsi Zoroastrian — a group of ...
 The Express Tribune1 month ago
Jewish Week

Spreading The Message Of Religious Tolerance

Washington, D.C. — In the name of religion, ISIS terrorists violently drive ethnic Yazidis, who practice Zoroastrianism, from their homes in northern Iraq. In the name of religion, Nigeria's Boko Haram extremists, who practice a Wahhabi strain of ...
 Jewish Week1 month ago

Lassi and flying files

Union Minister for Human Resource Development Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha (Photo: PTI) An insult should be true to bite Facts are heavy, fantasies light — A truth is heavier than a lie Hush, my darling, don't you cry… From Gooftagoogle by ...
 Deccan Chronicle17 hours ago
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