Iraqi Kurds turn to Zoroastrianism as faith, identity entwine... 25/10/2019 Culture
In a ceremony at an ancient, ruined temple in northern Iraq, Faiza Fuad joined a growing number of Kurds who are leaving Islam to embrace the faith of...View Details»

Simurgh, the Mysterious Giant Healing Bird in Iranian Mythology ... 12/05/2018 History
11 May, 2018 - 15:31 MartiniF Simorgh, the Mysterious Giant Healing Bird in Iranian Mythology The image of the serpent is widely acknowledg...View Details»

The Zoroastrians’ Future? ... 15/05/2017 Culture
A religion deemed in decline but a vibrant culture now gone global burgeons and thrives! by Davood Rahni There remains much heated discussion with tre...View Details»

Sadeh: Zoroastrians celebrate ancient winter festival ... 31/01/2017 Culture
TEHRAN - Like every year, nationwide assemblies of Iranian Zoroastrians held the time-honored Sadeh Festival late on Jan. 29. According to a tradition...View Details»

Without vultures, fate of Parsi 'sky burials' uncertain - Al Jazeera E... 22/08/2015 Culture
Solar panels replace extinct scavengers while decomposing corpses continue to be heaped at India's 'Tower of Silence'. By Baba Umar | 07 Apr 2015 08:4...View Details»

Happy Bahmangan: good thoughts, good words, good deeds ... 21/01/2015 Culture
Happy Bahmangan everyone. Jashn-e Bahmangan also called Bahmanjeh Feast is one of ancient Iranian Festivities celebrated in the month of Bahman, the 1...View Details»

Celebrating Azargan: Iranian Festivity of Lights ... 24/11/2014 Culture
Azargan is one of ancient Iranian Festivities celebrated in the month of Azar, the 9th month of Persian Solar Year.Azargan is usually celebrated on 9t...View Details»

Sanskrit = Spoken Persian + Written Tamil ... 11/08/2014 Culture
Central Board of Secondary Education wanted the state directorates of education to celebrate Sanskrit week from Aug 7th to 14th. One of the objectives...View Details»

Persian Inventions... 25/07/2014 History
SYSTEMS AND WAY OF LIFE • Protocol and Etiquette- rules of respect, cultured civilization, of order and harmony of everyday life. • Human Rights – 576...View Details»

A Parsi on the Persians ... 27/06/2014 Arts
FIRE ALTAR: POEMS ON THE PERSIANS AND THE GREEKS Author: Keki N. Daruwalla Publisher: HarperCollins Over the last decade, especially after the public...View Details»