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Multitalented Meherjirana

Many tributes have been paid to Dastur Kaikhushroo Navroze Meherjirana (pictured), the High Priest of the Navsari Anjuman who passed away on June 4, 2019 at the age of 92. However, his other talents were not known to many. His younger brother Homi Dastur, executive secretary of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, has given details of these in Bhavan’s Journal, which I am sharing here, with his approval. Meherjirana was the 17th High Priest belonging to the renowned Meherjirana family and a direct descendant of the famous Dastur Meherjirana whom the Mughal emperor Akbar had invited to his court to learn from......

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