Month: November 2013 Articles

Cyrus Poonawalla Tries to Broker Peace: World Congess

Email from Dr Cyrus Poonawalla, sponsor, Tenth World Zoroastrian Congress to seven trustees of the Bombay Parsi Punchayet November 28, 2013 The Trustees Bombay Parsi Punchayet 209, Dr Dadabhai Naoroji Road Fort Mumbai 400001 Dear Madams/Sirs, Sub :...

Cyrus Todiwala’s jardaloo ma murghi

“This Parsee chicken dish will please everyone,” says Cyrus Todiwala, one half of The Incredible Spice Men and the chef behind Café Spice Namasté in London. “It’s not too hot, and it signifies...

Kayhan Irani’s Book Reading in London

Good friend of Parsi Khabar and a fantastic artivist, Kayhan Irani will read from her upcoming works, in London.   TREE OF SEEDS A narrative of migration and memory.   A young woman and...

Persepolis – The Lost Worlds

One of the impressive locations of the ancient world, Persepolis was burnt and destroyed by Alexander the Great in 330 BC and lay forgotten for over 2000 years. This film travels to Iran to bring...

Kaum Banegi Crorepati

An entire community's hopes seem pinned on a man called Marzi Bhesania. Its networks have gone viral over this hitherto unheard of fellow-Parsi. By Bachi Karkaria | Times of India He's not from...