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Highlights of Parsi history

Pestanji Phirozshah Balsara

Highlights of Parsi history

by Pestanji Phirozshah Balsara

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Published in [Bombay .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parsees.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementby P.P. Balsara.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS432.P3 B25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination73 p.
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL278757M
    LC Control Numbersa 64006263
    OCLC/WorldCa1338653

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Balsara: Highlights of Parsi History Maneckji Nusservanji Dhalla: History of Zoroastrianism; dritte Auflagep, K. Cama, Oriental Institute, Bombay Dr. Ervad Dr. Ramiyar Parvez Karanjia: Zoroastrian Religion & Ancient Iranian Art.

So her connection to the culture and history of s Bombay can only be tenuous. Which means that she had to do a superior job of research to reproduce the climate and attitudes of that time, nearly a century ago. She relates considerable detail about the religion and culture of the Parsi minority, which is a central theme in the novel.

Zoroastrianism is a founder of Zoroastrianism was Zoroaster, who lived in eastern ancient Iran around BC. Other names for Zoroastrianism are Mazdaism and Parsiism. Zoroastrianism is a monotheistic religion.

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Historical portions of this article have been taken almost entirely from Dastur Dr. Hormazdyar Dastur Kayoji Mirza s "Outlines of Parsi History", published in The Tragedy at Variav is from P. Balsara s "Highlights of Parsi History", published in The author makes grateful acknowledgment to both of these sources.

March, 26th. During the Raj, one group stands out as having prospered because of British rule: the Parsis. The Zoroastrian people adopted the manners, dress, and aspirations of their British colonizers, and were rewarded with high-level financial, mercantile, and bureaucratic posts.

Indian independence, however, ushered in their decline.These religions are the Parsi, the Jaina and the Sikh which have left indelible imprints on the fateful history of the Indian sub-continent. The book itself was written almost a century ago by a painstaking research scholar with a view to “stimulate further study of the ages of religious enquiries which have given birth to so many schools of.A few Parsis were killed.

These were the last major riots where Parsis were participants. It is one chapter in Parsi history that the community has chosen to forget. Mahatma Gandhi was ashamed of the action of the people and went on a fast.

A valiant hero of the Parsi community has passed into history unsung.