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Community directories are important archives. They record the demographic history of a people at a particular time and place, their areas of residence, the evolving means of communications (telegram, telexes, fax machines, landlines, emails, mobiles, etc). For an aging, shrinking community like the Parsis, these listings are of paramount importance. The census bureau and other government bodies do not always disclose vital population details. For example, the census bureau has not made public the 2011 figures for the Parsi population of Bombay. The statistics...


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Parsiana Book Club

  • THE RISE, DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ACHAEMENID EMPIRE
    THE RISE, DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ACHAEMENID EMPIRE
    Author:Farokh E Udwadia
    List Price: Rs.  300(+postage)
  • OH ! THOSE PARSIS - A to Z of The Parsi Way of Life
    OH ! THOSE PARSIS - A to Z of The Parsi Way of Life
    Author:Berjis Desai
    List Price: Rs.  500(+postage)
  • J R B JEEJEEBHOY'S BOMBAY VIGNETTES - Explorations in the History of Bombay
    J R B JEEJEEBHOY'S BOMBAY VIGNETTES - Explorations in the History of Bombay
    Author:Murali Ranganathan
    List Price: Rs.  950(+postage)
  • FROM THE IRANIAN PLATEAU TO THE SHORES OF GUJARAT
    FROM THE IRANIAN PLATEAU TO THE SHORES OF GUJARAT
    Author:Mani Kamerkar and Soonu Dhunjisha
    List Price: Rs.  1100(+postage)
  • FLYING WITH GRANDPA - Fiction
    FLYING WITH GRANDPA - Fiction
    Author:Madhuri Kamat
    List Price: Rs.  199(+postage)
  • RAVANA REFUSES TO DIE - Fiction
    RAVANA REFUSES TO DIE -  Fiction
    Author:Rustom Dadachanji
    List Price: Rs.  250(+postage)
  • ZARATHUSHTRA AND THE ORIGINS OF ZOROASTRIANISM
    ZARATHUSHTRA AND THE ORIGINS OF ZOROASTRIANISM
    Author:Meher Bhesania
    List Price: Rs.  2300(+postage)
  • LAW AND IDENTITY IN COLONIAL SOUTH ASIA - Parsi Legal Culture. 1772-1947
    LAW AND IDENTITY IN COLONIAL SOUTH ASIA - Parsi Legal Culture. 1772-1947
    Author:Mitra Sharafi
    List Price: Rs.  595(+postage)
  • THE INDIAN PORTRAIT-IX - A Parsi Delight
    THE INDIAN PORTRAIT-IX - A Parsi Delight
    Author:Anil Relia
    List Price: Rs.  200(+postage)
  • A GUIDEBOOK TO THE TALKIES OF BOMBAY
    A GUIDEBOOK TO THE TALKIES OF BOMBAY
    Author:The Bombay Canteen & Bombaywalla Historical Works
    List Price: Rs.  650(+postage)
 
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