Asho Zarathosht No Diso – Application to Life

WZO Board Member Kayomarsh P. Mehta has kindly shared an article which provides thoughts on the day of remembrance of the death of Zarathustra, Zarathost-No-Diso, which is on 26th December 2021 according to the Fasli calendar. We thank Kayomarsh for his contribution which can inspire us all in our daily lives. ****************************************************************************** ASHO ZARATHUSHTRA’S DEATH…

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Zartosht No-Diso: The Zoroastrian Remembrance of the Death of Zarathushtra

  This year Zartosht-No-Diso will be on 26th December 2021, according to the Fasli Calendar. We hope you find the following article about this day, its meaning and how we can commemorate it both informative and enlightening. This article has been kindly contributed by WZO Member, SOAS scholar and fellow Zoroastrian Pablo Vazquez. ***************************************************************************** What…

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Shab-e Yalda: The Zoroastrian Winter Solstice 

We are delighted to be able to share two articles about the festival of Yalda which is celebrated by Zoroastrians on 21st December. The second article, contributed by Pablo Vazquez, discusses how celebration of the festival has evolved over time. We thank both contributors for these articles which we hope you will find informative and…

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Yalda – The Winter Solstice

We are delighted to be able to share two articles about the festival of Yalda which is celebrated by Zoroastrians on 21st December. The first article, by WZO committee member Fariborz Rahnamoon, gives an overview of the festival and how it is celebrated. We thank both contributors for these articles which we hope you will…

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WZO remembers Freddie Mercury on his 30th death anniversary

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  [PRESS RELEASE AND IMAGES – 1 December 2021] The World Zoroastrian Organisation (“WZO”) in conjunction with Angela Parton, Chair of the Friends of Feltham Green, held a joint event to remember Freddie Mercury, the iconic lead singer of the band Queen.  The event was held on 27 November 2021 at the World Zoroastrian House…

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WZO Newsletter Issue 3

Please click HERE to read Issue 3 of our newsletter containing news and information of interest, including an interview with actress Nina Wadia! Link to read newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/340c179ff139/wzo-newsletter-issue-3

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WZO Priestly Services

WZO Priestly Services WZO is pleased to offer the priestly services shown below of their newly appointed, young resident priest, Ervad Fali Madon.  All these services can be performed by Fali alone. However, if any additional priest(s) is/are desired then we will be happy to assist you in sourcing them. Their costs will be a…

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WZO Shahenshai Muktaad Services 2021

WZO is pleased to announce that once again we will be holding Online Live Muktaad Services conducted by resident priest Er. Fali Madon with the assistance of other local Ervad Saahebs (priests) in the UK. We hope that the prayers will also be open to attendees at World Zoroastrian House, but we will await guidance…

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Appeal for financial help from F.S. Parukh Dharamshalla, Mumbai

WZO has received an appeal for financial help from F.S.PARUKH DHARAMSHALLA in Mumbai which we are sharing here for those who wish to also contribute. If you wish join WZO in supporting this worthy appeal, you may donate: online securely by visiting our website on https://www.w-z-o.org/donate, click on the Donate button under the ‘General Fund’ and when…

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Appeal for Donation from B.D. Petit Parsee General Hospital, Mumbai

The B.D. Petit Parsee General Hospital in Mumbai has sent an appeal for donation to the WZO which we are sharing to all who may wish to also join us in contributing to help this institution. The Covid-19 pandemic has hit India hard and Parsee General Hospital has been playing its part to assist those…

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