Parsis: The Zoroastrians of India Pakistan and The World

Thai crown princess denied entry into famous Hindu temple

Thai crown princess denied entry into famous Hindu temple in eastern India

BHUBANESHWAR, India — Thailand’s Crown Princess Sirindhorn was denied entry to a famous Hindu temple in eastern India because she is a foreigner and is a Buddhist, an official said Monday…….

….Former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi — a born Hindu — was denied entry into the Jagannath Temple even when she was in power because she married a Parsi, who follow the ancient Zorastrian faith.

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