A facelift for the fire temple

The renovated Wadia Dar-e-Meher in Karachi opened its doors on Navroz
Parinaz Gandhi

A new look, stone facade with a colorful asho farohar greeted nearly 50 devotees who had come to herald Jamshedi Navroz with a jashan at the Seth Dossabhoy Merwanji Wadia Dar-e-Meher (Gari Khata Agiary) in Karachi on March 20, 2021. It was not only the four priests who had their faces covered with a padaan; the laity too had their masks on during the jashan performed by Ervads Burjise Bhada, Rustom Dastur, Mehernosh Bhadha and Ardavan Solan. Other community members were requested to pray from home at the same time as the jashan although they could not partake of the......

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