Tag: Parsis

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  • Recurrent deceptions

    Recurrent deceptions

    East Bengalis never realised that Urdu would be the national language of their new homeland and their beloved Bengali would become the language of their backyard. Jinnah had indeed sold them a mad dream that ended up dividing the Indian ummah into three. If only the Qaid had let them be, an undivided India would be today 40 per cent Muslim with the Prime Minister being always a momin. This was the biggest deception.

    July 2, 2019
  • Differentiate between refugees and infiltrators, RSS on Rohingyas

    Differentiate between refugees and infiltrators, RSS on Rohingyas

    Noting Swami Vivekananda termed India as shelter for all religions, a senior RSS leader on Sunday said that the country had admitted Jews, Parsis etc but given the larger number of Rohingyas trying to enter India made understanding the difference between refugee and infiltrators important. Also terming all castes and communities an integral part of …

    March 19, 2018
  • Rahul Gandhi greets Parsis on Navroz

    Rahul Gandhi greets Parsis on Navroz

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday greeted the Parsi community on the occasion of Navroz or Parsi New Year. “Navroz Mubarak to all our Parsi brothers and sisters. May this new year bring happiness and prosperity for all,” he tweeted. Navroz Mubarak to all our Parsi brothers and sisters. May this new year bring …

    August 17, 2017
  • Singapore celebrates contributions of Parsis

    Singapore celebrates contributions of Parsis

    The spirit of entrepreneurship, philanthropy and cultural contributions of the Parsis in the early days of Singapore has been celebrated with the launch of a book on the community that moved from Persia to India and then to Southeast Asia in 1800s. The Parsis of Singapore: History, Culture, Cuisine tells the story of a small but …

    April 20, 2017