Grounded but bonded

Over 70 online events have been held between Jamshedi Navroz (March 21, 2020) and June 5 to bond the minuscule community in Calcutta. Entertainment head of the city’s Parsee Club Behnaz Bulsara Dugar enumerated these for Parsiana on June 9. "We are still going full steam ahead …In the early days of the lockdown we had more than one event each day,” she said. Events are held on networking platform Zoom and broadcast simultaneously on the Club’s Facebook page. These have ranged from quiz shows, word scrambles, cookery shows, talent competitions, talks on Parsi cuisine, religion (by Dastur Khurshed Dastoor),......



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