Presenting the Parsis

Have you met the Parsis?covers a surprisingly comprehensive canvas considering it’s a book of just 42 pages. But what a wealth of information it contains! Written and illustrated primarily for children by Anastasia Damani (pictured), it is well researched, enhanced by an insider’s personal insights (her husband, Jamshed Madan, is a Parsi), has cute, pertinent illustrations peppered with interactive activities like filling in the blanks, coloring, recipes for children, etc. In her introduction the author/illustrator, who hails originally from Calcutta, and is now based in Copenhagen, writes: "My first interaction with the Parsis was with my then school friend and......

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