Education Articles

Massiah Foundation challenge gift to fund UCI chair in Zoroastrian studies

$1.5 million endowment will establish first chair of its kind in the U.S. The University of California, Irvine has received a $1.5 million challenge commitment from the Massiah Foundation to establish the Ferdowsi Presidential Chair in Zoroastrian...
Zoroastrian Faculty Network Formed

Zoroastrian Faculty Network Formed

Announcing Formation of the Zoroastrian Faculty Network (ZFN) - A Joint Project of the GWG and WZCC Dr. Farrokh Mistree has been a long term advocate for WZCC to develop a Zoroastrian Faculty...

Funding Parsi Higher Education in India

Funding Parsi Higher Education in India

The US based non-profit Foundation for Excellence (FFE www.ffe.org) has developed a financially sustainable method for higher education for the smart and talented youth in India. The San...

Celebrating Sheryar Ookerjee

What is remarkable is the ability of a community to laugh at itself and allow others to laugh at them: Ookerjee has done just that in his book Altamount Road and Other True Stories. Article by...

Aspi Damania: Home-Tutor Par Excellence

School students in Powai and particularly in Hiranandani are well familiar with the name of 'Damania Sir'. He has been giving private tuitions and guiding youngsters in Powai for the last twelve...

Kushti Prayers: The Correct Protocol

Prescribed Method of doing Paadyaab-Kushti Originally featured in Dini Avaz, Mar.-Apr. 1999 PAADYAAB The Paadyaab is an important step while performing the Kushti. The Kushti is incomplete without...

Sam Eruch Irani Educational Trust.

SAM ERUCH IRANI MEMORIAL EDUCATIONAL TRUST is founded on June 13, 2006 with a view to advance some charitable objects like encouragement and spread of education, research and other charitable...