GEN Z AND BEYOND SURVEY

Dear Friends, GEN Z AND BEYOND IS A SURVEY FOR THE AGES! Please visit the Web Page, and “SIGN UP” for the survey. (You must Sign Up to get the Survey Questionnaire). On receipt please complete the questionnaire without procrastination We need every Zoroastrian to take this survey INCLUDING THEIR NON-ZOROASTRIAN SPOUSES. It is a…

Volunteer

Dear ZAGBA community, Few updates a.  Hope all of you are keeping safe and well.  As you are aware, the cases of the Delta Variant are incrementally increasing.  Given the heightened risk of catching Covid even if you are vaccinated,  the ZAGBA committee and the Church in Westford where the event was to be held have…

RESPONSE NEEDED BY APRIL 17TH

Dear ZAGBA Members, As we all know, the 12th World Zoroastrian Congress (WZC) 2022 will be held in New York City and, being the neighboring association, we hope that we can get involved and help WZC and FEZANA during this major world event. WZC 2022’s theme, “Bridging the Global Zarathushti Existence,” aims to strengthen connections, concepts, and…

ZAGBA April 11 2021 – 2nd outreach/social discussion

Dear ZAGBA community, ZAGBA board will host the 2nd ZAGBA community outreach social/discussion on Date: April 11, 2021 Time: 6:00pm to 7:00pm EST Topics of discussion ·  FEZANA President – Arzan Sam Wadia Meet and greet ·  ZAGBA Annual Overview ·  Q & A/Socializing Topic: ZAGBA virtual social hour Time: Apr 11, 2021 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom…

URGENT APPEAL FROM WZO US REGION

 World Zoroastrian Organization, U.S. Region Ltd.          6943 Fieldstone Drive, Burr Ridge, Illinois 60527-5295                     Phone: (630) 654-8828 .  Fax: (630) 654-8838 .   kayomehta@aol.com AN APPEAL FOR ZOROASTRIANS IN ECONOMIC DISTRESS DUE TO COVID PANDEMIC Zarathushtis in India are continuing to suffer severely from the brunt and after effects of the Corona virus. WZO Trust, India has…

Start Spreading The News: 12th World Zoroastrian Congress 2022

12th WORLD ZOROASTRIAN CONGRESS NEW YORK, USA JULY 2022 1- 4 The 12th World Zoroastrian Congress will be hosted by ZAGNY (Zoroastrian Associaiton of Greater New York) a FEZANA member association (Federation of Zoroastrian Associations of North America.The 12WZC will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Midtown Manhattan, New York City from July 1 – 4, 2022.  FIND…

COVID-19: Relief & Rehabilitation of Zoroastrians In India

FEZANA would like to share a write-up and appeal from the WZO Trust Funds in India. This gives an update of the steps they are taking to coordinate a massive effort to help out Zarathushtis affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. FEZANA has collaborated with WZO Trust Funds India on numerous occassions and we urge our…

Eat, Live and Pray. A celebration of Zarthushti Culture and Cuisine a recipe book from FEZANA

Dear Members of ZAGBA, However much havoc COVID 19 has caused it has also given us a gift, the gift of time through the lock down, to utilize that time  in creative ways to explore new hobbies, new passions, experiment with new recipes.   In that spirit of sharing and providing  materials to keep us all…

Soothe The Soul: Zarathushti Prayers and Monajats During COVID-19 Recording

NORTH AMERICASunday April 5th 2020 10:00 PM EASTERN7:00 PM PACIFICINDIAMonday April 6th 2020 7:30 AM Join FEZANA and Zarathushtis worldwide for SOOTHE THE SOULA virtual gathering of prayer, song and spirit in the midst of the COVID-19  pandemic. See YouTube During these uncertain times, a few FEZANA members want to bring the Zoroastrian community together virtually in…

8th North American Zarathushti Congress (NAZC)

The Zoroastrian Association of Houston is proud to host the 18th North American Zarathushti Congress (NAZC) to be held in Houston, Texas from December 29th, 2020 thru January 1st, 2021. It is our utmost pleasure and honor to personally invite you, your families, friends and all your community members to attend our Zarathushti Congress. The NAZC…

Prof Jenny Rose Book

Between Boston and Bombay: Cultural and Commercial Encounters of Yankees and Parsis, 1771–1865 Hardcover – November 6, 2019 by Jenny Rose  (Author) Editors Note: Sometime back Prof Jenny Rose had a exhibition at the PEM in Salem, MA. A few of our ZAGBA members had made it to the museum to meet her. It was freezing and Peabody Essex…

ZAGBA youth attending the 7th World Zoroastrian Youth Congress

Meet our ZAGBA youth headed to California to attend the 7th WZYC from July 1 – 6 2019 Nasreen Bhumgara is going to be a Pre-Med student at the University of Maryland Cherag Kapadia works at Raytheon Inc. and is looking forward to learning more about our culture and religion while meeting fellow Zoroastrians at…

Daryush Mehta at the WZCC AGM & Global Meet

Our own ZAGBA Daryush Mehta attended the WZCC AGM in Florida and was an invited guest. WZCC AGM AND GLOBAL MEET, ORLANDO, FLORIDA, USA. May 1-5, 2019. Highlights16th May, 2019 The concept of hosting a joint WZCC & FEZANA AGM came up in 2017. It was discussed with the Central Florida WZCC Chapter and FEZANA Small…

Zoroastrian Shark Tank Competition

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER AT A WORLD ZOROASTRIAN YOUTH CONGRESS !!  WZCC YOUTH Wing along with 7WZYC brings youZoroastrian Shark Tank 2019 ARE YOU A YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR? If yes, are you looking to get that extra capital to catapult your business into success? Apply now to the first ever WZCC Zoroastrian Shark Tank 2019 held at…

FEZANA update

Photo: L to R: Roshni Kapadia Hirjibehedin, Cyrus Hirjibehedin, Nazneen Vimadalal, Zubin Talavia, Pria Antia and Anahita Dastur Submitted by Nazneen Vimadalal – Zoroastrian Association of the Greater Boston Area (ZAGBA) On August 25, 2018 at the Zoroastrian Association of the Greater Boston Area (ZAGBA) Shahenshai Navroze function, Cyrus Hirjibehedin was recognized for receiving the…

RMS Medal for Scanning Probe Microscopy

We are thrilled to share the news that our very dear friend Dr. Cyrus Farokh Hirjibehedin is a 2018 Royal Microscopical Society Medal recipient  RMS Medal Series 2018 Winners Announced After a difficult decision-making process, the RMS is proud to announce the winners for 2018, spanning all microscopy techniques and applications. A new series of Medals…

Zainab Mughal: Toddler with cancer spurs hunt for rare blood

Zainab Mughal: Toddler with cancer spurs hunt for rare blood. A two-year-old US girl who needs several blood transfusions to fight cancer has spurred a global campaign to search for compatible donors. Zainab Mughal has one of the rarest blood types in the world, which makes it difficult to treat her condition. Campaigners say more…