Month: August 2007 Articles

Powai’s ‘Parsi’ Connection

Originally published on PLANET POWAI [Article Link] The renowned site where Powai Lake stands known as Framaji Kavasji was Powai Estate. It was in 1890 that the Britishers dug out the lake at a cost of Rs 6.5 lacs which was given to one Dr Scott in...

A World Of Silence

A friend recently attended the last journey of a Parsi friend and noted how a Parsi funeral was so peaceful, had a...

Stereotyping Parsis

It's often the quirks of a community that become its identity and set it apart from the rest. But with India becoming...

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Pateti Mubarak

A celebration of Zoroastrians and their lip-smackers Mumbai, August 19: It may not be accompanied by public ceremonies...

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