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Parsis: The Zoroastrians of India Pakistan and The World

In the 02/22/2020 edition:
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Three parties show interest in reviving Parsi Lying-In Hospital


BPP, hospital’s managing committee invite tenders In an attempt to give a new life to the defunct and dilapidated Parsi Lying-In Hospital (PLIH) in Fort, the Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) and the hospital’s managing committee have jointly invited tenders from healthcare companies. Three parties have already shown interest to construct, equip and operate the hospital. […]

 

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A reborn Persian Empire captured Rome’s lands—and its emperor


Inspired by their powerful ancestors, the Sassanian dynasty restored Persia to imperial glory, ruling lands that stretched from Turkey to Pakistan. By Miguel Ángel Andrés-Toledo | National Geographic Alexander the Great conquered Persia in 331 B.C. and ended the Achaemenid Empire founded by Cyrus the Great. For the next five centuries, the Iranian plateau became […]

 

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Sooni Taraporevala’s Netflix debut, Yeh Ballet proves that talent has no boundaries


A coming-of-age film about two male ballet dancers, Sooni Taraporevala was so inspired by these boys that she told their story twice Take a closer look at the films that have dominated box offices in recent times, and you’ll spot class struggle being a common theme. Bong Joon Ho’s Parasite (2019) took home four awards […]

 

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Lord Chelmsford, Viceroy of India at Jamshedpur.


Our dear friend and eminent Parsi historian Marzban Giara writes… Lord Chelmsford the Viceroy of India visited the Tata Steel plant in 1919 after the First World War. Sakchi Village in Bihar was named Jamshedpur in memory of its enterprising and foresighted founder Jamshedji Nusserwanji Tata and the Kalimati railway station as Tatanagar. During the […]

 

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