Parsi community celebrates new year Navroz

Mon Aug 19 2013, 11:35 hrs
Parsis celebrated their New Year 'Navroz'  the festival which is a reflection of the rich diversity and inclusiveness of Indian culture - on August 18. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)
Parsis celebrated their New Year 'Navroz' the festival which is a reflection of the rich diversity and inclusiveness of Indian culture - on August 18. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)
Members of Parsi community celebrate 'Navroz' in Ahmedabad. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)
Members of Parsi community celebrate 'Navroz' in Ahmedabad. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)
Parsi children greet each other on Navroz at Rustam Faramna Agiary in Dadar, Mumbai. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Parsi children greet each other on Navroz at Rustam Faramna Agiary in Dadar, Mumbai. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Navroz symbolises new beginnings and is seen as a harbinger of peace and prosperity. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Navroz symbolises new beginnings and is seen as a harbinger of peace and prosperity. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Navroz is an important symbol of our rich heritage and a vibrant composite culture. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Navroz is an important symbol of our rich heritage and a vibrant composite culture. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
 Navroz is a celebration of nature and is dedicated to renewal, righteous living and harmony. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Navroz is a celebration of nature and is dedicated to renewal, righteous living and harmony. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Parsis celebrate new year at fire temple at Dadar Parsi Colony. (IE Photo: Pradeep Kocharekar)
Parsis celebrate new year at fire temple at Dadar Parsi Colony. (IE Photo: Pradeep Kocharekar)
Navroz marks the unity in diversity of Indian culture with the focus on human values. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Navroz marks the unity in diversity of Indian culture with the focus on human values. (IE Photo: Pradip Das)
Parsi people offer prayers on the occasion of 'Navroz' at Heritage fire temple at Churchgate, Mumbai. (IE Photo: Dilip Kagda)
Parsi people offer prayers on the occasion of 'Navroz' at Heritage fire temple at Churchgate, Mumbai. (IE Photo: Dilip Kagda)
Parsi people offer prayers on occasion of 'Navroz' at Heritage fire temple at Churchgate, Mumbai. (IE Photo: Dilip Kagda)
Parsi people offer prayers on occasion of 'Navroz' at Heritage fire temple at Churchgate, Mumbai. (IE Photo: Dilip Kagda)
Members of Parsi community celebrate their new year Navroz, in Ahmedabad. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)
Members of Parsi community celebrate their new year Navroz, in Ahmedabad. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)
Parsis celebrate new year at fire temple at Dadar Parsi Colony. (IE Photo: Pradeep Kocharekar)
Parsis celebrate new year at fire temple at Dadar Parsi Colony. (IE Photo: Pradeep Kocharekar)
 Members of Parsi community celebrate their new year Navroz in Ahmedabad. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)
Members of Parsi community celebrate their new year Navroz in Ahmedabad. (IE Photo: Javed Raja)

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