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PGH: Litigant reportedly asked by the Charity Commissioner to file their written replies by February 20, 2019. - Flora Fountain refurbished - No confidence vote passed on January 16, 2019 - No confidence in BPP chairman - Seeking entry to Delhi fire temple - Formalizing the Global Working Group of Zoroastrian federations and other bodies - Metro stay vacated - Parsis at Sotheby's - Update:Parsee General Hospital - BPP - Bonus update - BPP: Eviction matters - update - Eviction case against BPP dismissed - Allbless Baug is 150 - BPP bonus exemption? - "Save our Atash Behrams" update -
 
 

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Tehnaz and Darius Bahadurji
 

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The forsaken and largely forgotten Seth Jamshedji Jejeebhoy Godavara Agiary tucked away in a by lane between Sir Pherozeshah Mehta Road and Gunbow Street shot into prominence after the Udvada high priest Dastur Khurshed Dastoor said selling the dilapidated one-story structure after relocating the sacred fire is a smarter option than repairing the 160-year-old building (the fire is 193 years old). As expected Dastoor was lambasted by the traditionalists. Over 20 years ago when the fire temple’s owners, the Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) wanted...


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    Author:Meher Bhesania
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    LAW AND IDENTITY IN COLONIAL SOUTH ASIA - Parsi Legal Culture. 1772-1947
    Author:Mitra Sharafi
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    THE INDIAN PORTRAIT-IX - A Parsi Delight
    Author:Anil Relia
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    A GUIDEBOOK TO THE TALKIES OF BOMBAY
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    HELLO WORLD - The Zoroastrian Creation Story
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    KINGSHIP AND RELIGION IN ANCIENT PERSIA
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    TABIYAT - Medicine and Healing in India and Other Essays
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    HOME  IN  THE  CITY - Bombay 1977 - Mumbai 2017
    Author:Sooni Taraporevala
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    THE SAGA OF THE SHAHANSHAHS - A Holistic Work....reflects the Pageantry of Persia
    Author:Adi F. Merchant
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    LIKE SUGAR IN MILK
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