URGENT HELP REQUIRED

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Help the young Ervad. Our son Malcolm, aged 20, is in a very critical stage on ventilator at Bhatia Hospital, in an isolated ICU unit. He has been diagnosed with blood cancer. His WBC, PLATELET COUNTS, HEARTBEATS etc have dropped drastically. Dr has said that approx cost wd be Rs.60000/- per day. The 3 lakhs […]

Breaking the egg myth

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Eggs have been linked to various health risks without much convincing evidence. It’s time to bring them back on breakfast tables. One of the things I fondly remember about my school days is having eggs in the morning. They can be cooked in many delightful ways to suit different tastes. But they slowly started disappearing […]

Will Metro III Tunnel Be Moved By Another 4 Meters To Save Parsi Temple?

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Petitioners suggest moving Metro III underground tunnel by another 4 metres, away from fire temple’s kasti area Will authorities reduce an additional four metres of the underground Metro III tunnel to move it away from the Parsi temples’ sacrosanct kasti area? If they do, it could prove to be a solution to the problem, according […]

How about some Laughter Therapy?

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There’s nothing like a good laugh. Humour captures audiences everywhere and keeping that in mind, Silly Point Productions, which is celebrating 10 years in theatre with its comedies, is set to have the audience in splits again on July 29 at St Andrews, Bandra. This time around, they have roped in the likes of Mona […]

COMMUNITY BEWARE: Blatant Misuse of Power by BPP Trustees

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Out of turn allotment made in favour of a single staff member It is learnt that the newly appointed Jt Dy CEO of the BPP, Ms. Khambatta, has been allotted a 700 sq ft, 2RK (1BHK) flat in Cusrow Baug. Here are some interesting facts of Ms. Khambatta: – She joined the BPP only 6 […]

XYZ Monsoon Games

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XYZ Monsoon Games | Sunday, July 29 2018 | 9AM to 2PM Sir Ness Wadia Memorial Pavilion, Rustom Baug XYZs Register by July 22 2018

Coming Soon: Parsi Zoroastrian Guards Of The Holy Fire

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To take care of Parsi fire temples across the country and fight for the preservation of their sanctity if need be, solicitor Berjis Desai has floated the idea of forming a body whose primary function would be to exclusively guard the interests and needs of agiaries. No politics here Desai, who is one of the […]

Mudras in Motion: The Unpindownable Mastery of Astad Deboo

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At 70, the iconic modern artiste is honoured by a Chennai sabha, the heartland of conservatism. A tribute in words and images. Four decades ago, after a world-wide tour of the West and East that helped him expand his conceptual horizons, a young Astad Deboo returned to his native India—and went down south to train […]

THE COMMUNITY NEEDS TO KNOW

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By Homee Dalal It is distressing and disturbing to read a so called IMPORTANT NOTICE appearing in both the community weeklies (PT & JJ), informing the community that Chairman of BPP, WAPIZ Mr. Yazdi Desai would sit in the Wapiz office at Dhobi Talao on every 2nd & 4th Saturday to listen to different grievances of […]

21-yr-old’s futuristic concept to keep Parsi culture, history alive

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“I was a little worried and baffled when my mother made an unusual request (rather demand) one day. When I asked her what it was, she said marry a Parsi only. Now I get where that comes from, given the fact that we have dwindling numbers within our community,” says 21-year-old Pashan Dadyburjor, who came […]

Erv. Xerxes Dastur’s Message To Humdeens

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My dearest members of the community. I thank you so much for coming out and voting me in today.  This journey has been wonderful. The election has come to an end but my commitment to serve the community starts today. I request everyone in the community to forget the past and let us jointly, as […]

VOTERS BE VIGILANT !

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Justice Kathawalla passes order against Young Ratheshtras for corrupt campaigning practices! Kersi Randeria appeared in Person on behalf of Arnavaz Mistry as her ‘friend’. The order recorded: *The Trustees of Young Rathestars, their representatives, volunteers, helpers attending to the poor Parsis on 1 July 2018 at Dadar Madressa Hall will not ask for any of […]