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No waste disposal at Ambavadi - Seeking to bar criticism - BPP to approach Bombay High Court - Bombay Parsi Punchayet's support for new secular hospital project at The B. D. Petit Parsee General Hospital - Kobad Ghandy released from prison - Global Working Group meeting scheduled December 20 - Goolrookh Gupta case hearing "any time" - High priests meet chief minister over Bombay's proposed Metro - Dina Wadia, mother of Nusli Wadia passes away - Medanta, the Medicity, Gurgaon is coming to Mumbai - Maneck Davar throws light on the implications of Metro 3 Colaba-SEEPZ line - Calcutta case... Hearing on October 27 - No-fly zone at Bombay Doongerwadi - A grant for Alpaiwalla - Wadia Atash Behram's 188th -
 
 

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Tehnaz and Darius Bahadurji
 

Editorial Viewpoint

The figures are ominous. In 2017 for the first time Parsi marriages have fallen below 100. And the interfaith marriage percentage has crossed 44 for the second time. The first time was in 2008, a leap year which many Parsis consider inauspicious. In other leap years also the interfaith figure tended to spurt. But this does not explain the upward spiral in 2017, a non-leap year. Maybe other forces are at play. As the population decreases, the pool of compatible spouses shrinks and individuals look...


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Parsiana Book Club

  • VALIANT PARSIS - In War and Peace
    VALIANT PARSIS - In War and Peace
    Author:Marzban J. Giara
    List Price: Rs.  700(+postage)
  • DAILY PRAYERS OF THE ZOROASTRIANS ( In English )
    DAILY PRAYERS OF THE ZOROASTRIANS ( In English )
    Author:Framroz Rustomjee
    List Price: Rs.  200(+postage)
  • MATHERAN - A MOUNTAINEERING MANUAL - 60 Hiking & trekking Routes
    MATHERAN - A MOUNTAINEERING MANUAL - 60 Hiking & trekking Routes
    Author:Rohinton Mehta , Swati Mahajan , Rupa Mehta
    List Price: Rs.  230(+postage)
  • SHAKESPEARE & BACON
    SHAKESPEARE & BACON
    Author:Behram T.Dastur
    List Price: Rs.  300(+postage)
  • PARSI LUSTRE ON INDIAN SOIL
    PARSI LUSTRE ON INDIAN SOIL
    Author:H.D.Darukhanawala
    List Price: Rs.  2000(+postage)
  • IN HOT BLOOD - The Nanavati Case That Shook India
    IN HOT BLOOD - The Nanavati Case That Shook India
    Author:Bachi Karkaria
    List Price: Rs.  699(+postage)
  • MR AND MRS JINNAH - The Marriage That Shook India
    MR AND MRS JINNAH - The Marriage That Shook India
    Author:Sheela Reddy
    List Price: Rs.  699(+postage)
  • THE PARSIS OF INDIA - Continuing at the Crossroads ( Set of 4 Volumes )
    THE PARSIS OF INDIA - Continuing at the Crossroads ( Set of 4 Volumes )
    Author:Armaity S. Desai and Shalini Bharat
    List Price: Rs.  9405(+postage)
  • UNDERSTANDING THE NAVJOTE PRAYERS - A Beginner's Guide to the Avesta Language
    UNDERSTANDING THE NAVJOTE PRAYERS - A Beginner's Guide to the Avesta Language
    Author:Ervad Dr. Ramiyar Karanjia
    List Price: Rs.  500(+postage)
  • KISSEH - I - SANJAN ( The Story of Sanjan )
    KISSEH - I - SANJAN ( The Story of Sanjan )
    Author:H.E.Eduljee
    List Price: Rs.  300(+postage)
 
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