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It is not autobiographical yet there is a lot of me in there: Oorvazi Irani on her debut feature film The Path of Zarathustra

“I identify myself as an artist first and foremost; film maker, actor, educationalist, all of these are facets to the same identity” says Oorvazi in her calm composed and assured manner setting the tone for what turns out to be a deeply reflective journey into her mind and method of art. 955 more words

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Akuri - Spiced Scrambled Eggs, Parsi style

My friends Rhea and Kurush have never missed an opportunity to extol the Parsi love of eggs or ‘eedu’ on and with everything. And one of their classic egg dishes is the Akuri, a delightful Parsi version of scrambled eggs, cooked in an onion-tomato masala and spices. 389 more words



The Parsi New Year, Jamshed-e-Navroz is celebrated on the first day of the first month of the Shehenshai calendar followed by the Zoroastrian faith. Named after the Persian ruler Jamshed, in whose reign the festival began, Jamshed-e-Navroz is symbolic of rejuvenation and rebirth. 567 more words


A Parsi Place..

Navroze Mubarak!

The Parsi New Year has made me nostalgic. A series of images are flashing before me. I am walking through a Parsi colony once again, and I can’t tell you how beautiful it is! 477 more words


Parsi Affair @ The Bayview Restaurant, Marine Plaza

The charm of a festival lies within the traditions, amidst people and tons of food!

No celebration is complete without food. And it is amazing how every celebration or festival has a typical ideal dish/menu to be followed. 579 more words

Parsi Style Mutton Kebabs

I love kebabs! call them cutlets or croquettes or kebabs, they are all wonderful variations of deliciousness and I love them all!

I’m usually one to make the mughalai type of frilly mutton cutlets (without potatoes in it) but this time I decided to try out something a bit different and the result was amazing! 98 more words


Parsi Architecture, Surat.

Parsi Architecture Surat

Parsi community are known for preservation and conservation of their ancient structure. This building is part of one of the Zoroastrian temple in #surat. 46 more words
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