Young Soccer Star Arzan Todywalla from New Zealand Strikes Again by

This article is written by Rashna Dorab Tata who is Past President of The Zarathushtrian Association Of New Zealand and Trustee World Zoroastrian Association – New Zealand 15 year old Arzan Toddywalla of Auckland, New Zealand has had the privilege of going to the United Kingdom thrice in last three consecutive years, and it has […]

WZO Seminar on Zoroastrian Religion, History and Culture – Sunday 5th June,2016 by admin

Held in Association with the World Zarathushtrian Trust Fund Venue: Gulbenkian Room at the International Students House       229 Gt. Portland Street, London WIW 5PN   Speaker 1: Alexandra Eleni Laura Buhler Alexandra Buhler is in the final year of her PhD at SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies), University of London.  After graduating from Oxford University where […]

The passing of Vada Dasturji Dr Peshotan Dasturji Hormazdyar Mirza, High Priest of Udvada by admin

Vada Dasturji Dr Peshotan Dasturji Hormazdyar Mirza passed away in Mumbai on Sunday 26 June 2016 after a tenacious battle with cancer. The funeral was held yesterday at the Doongerwadi. We at the World Zoroastrian Organisation pray for his soul to rest in eternal peace and our sincere condolences to his family. Dr Peshotan Dastur […]

Rustom M. Ghadiali, committee member of WZO elected President of Inter-Religious Organisation Singapore by

Rustom M. Ghadiali the President of the Parsi Zoroastrian Association of Singapore has been elected as the incoming President of the Inter-Religions Organization (IRO) of Singapore. Russi (as he is affectionately called by one and all) has been a champion of the interfaith movement in Singapore and has represented the Zoroastrian faith at all levels, […]

Prof. Almut Hintze of SOAS awarded European Research Council grant of €2.5 million to study core ritual of Zoroastrianism by admin

Prof. Almut Hintze of SOAS awarded European Research Council grant of €2.5 million to study core ritual of Zoroastrianism. The project ‘The Multimedia Yasna’ (MUYA) will film a performance of the Yasna ritual, transcribe the words which the priests recite, and examine their meaning and how they relate to the ritual actions and to the […]