Bafaenu — Ripe Mango Pickle

BAFENU

Bafaenu — Ripe Mango Pickle Bafaenu , a Ripe Mango Pickle that will keep for over a year. Ripe Mangoes a great favourite in India are preserved by the Parsi Zoroastrian Community and eaten for  large part of the year , beyond the mango season in India.  This ripe mango …

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Bombay Sappers — Elphinstone Road Station Bridge

BOMBAY SAPPERS

THE BOMBAY SAPPERS. Bombay Sappers and Miners Motto: Sarvashtra  Bombay Sappers and Miners Colours: blue and Maroon The Bombay Sappers and Miners built the Elphinstone Road Station Bridge in three months and all Mumbai is agog. We as a people would not be surprised at the speed and quality of …

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Avesta — Hoshbaam — Dawn — A Translation

AVESTA — HOSHBAAM — DAWN— A TRANSLITERATION To be recited at dawn only and at no other time. “From Atha iman vacho drenjayoish….Spentahe Mainyeush damanam ashaonam.” Thus, must you pray these words written underneath, which are very beneficial, giver of good health (tandarosti) you must try these; you must sing …

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Avesta — Sarosh Baaj Part IV — A Translation

SAROSH BAAJ PART IV — A TRANSLITERATION In the Avesta the Sarosh Baaj is one consolidated prayer, I have broken it into parts for better comprehension of the things we appeal for to the Ultimate, every morning when we pray the Sarosh Baaj. Sarosh Baaj part IV, consists of transliteration …

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Avesta — Sarosh Baaj Part lll — Translation

SAROSH BAAJ PART III —A TRANSLITERATION KEMNA MAZDA –A TRANSLITERATION The Sarosh Baaj of the Avesta is a farzeyaat prayer; a daily requirement. Though in the Avesta the Sarosh Baaj is one long prayer with no parts,  I have broken it into parts so as to better understand what it …

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Avesta — Sarosh Baaj Part II —Translation

AVESTA —SAROSH BAAJ PART II — TRANSLITERATION FRAVARANE  MAZDAYASNO —- TRANLITERATION   ‘FRAVARAANE MAZDAYASNO’ A Promise (fravarane) to the Mazdayasne religion   I, the brave follower of Hormazd, follower of the Path revealed by Zoroaster, renounce  the Demons (Div also means senses), a person who behaves in   accordance with the way/command …

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AVESTA — Sarosh Baaj Pt 1

SAROSH BAAJ — A TRANSLITERATION. Prayer to the energies of protection I am doing the Sarosh Baaj in parts at the request of many readers . Sarosh Baaj is the prayer Parsi children learn immediately after they learn the ‘Kusti’ prayers. Every morning, after doing the Kusti, every Zoroastrian prays …

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