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Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) chairman Yazdi Desai attempts to avoid conflict of interest over wife's candidature for trusteeship - BPP - Anahita Desai confirms candidature for trusteeship - BPP: Unpaid salaries and allowances; an under-construction building sealed for non payment of dues - 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 -
 
 

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Tehnaz and Darius Bahadurji
 

Editorial Viewpoint

One would think the opening of a new fire temple would be a cause for public celebration. In the United States of America there is much rejoicing when a new Zoroastrian dar-e-meher is inaugurated. The structure symbolizes not only the Parsi and Zoroastrian presence in the town/city/province/state/country but also the perseverance, grit and enterprise of the local community. A religious institution also stands testimony to the community’s commitment to preserving their religious identity, be it in a Hindu majority India or a Christian majority...


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    THE SAGA OF THE SHAHANSHAHS - A Holistic Work....reflects the Pageantry of Persia
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    DAILY PRAYERS OF THE ZOROASTRIANS ( In English )
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