Day of demise

The scriptures specify the correlating roj for deaths that occur during Gatha days
Firoze Kotwal

If a Zoroastrian dies on any of the five Gatha days when should the subsequent prayers be performed? Scholar and high priest Dastur (Dr) Firoze Kotwal offers the answers in his paper "Religious Injunction to be Observed when a Zoroastrian Expires During the Gatha Days” which appeared in the Dabir journal No 5 of 2018 published by the Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies and Culture, University of California, Irvine. Parsiana publishes an extract from the academic article. The current practice of the observation of the monthly remembrance of someone who has died during the Gatha days is not as......

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