The Navojote / Sudreh Pushi Ceremony and Kushti Ritual: XVI NAZC 2012 from ZAGNY on Vimeo. The Navjote/Sudreh Pushi ceremony is the most personal of Zarathushti ceremonies, and the Kushti ritual a simple and personal daily Zarathushti ritual, yet their significance in Zarathushti religiosity is not properly understood. Ervad Dr. Jehan Bagli discusses the […]

Yuhan Vevaina Delivers the Khorshed Jungalwala Memorial Lecture: XVI NAZC 2012 from ZAGNY on Vimeo. Thinking with Zoroastrianism in the 21st Century As a 3,500 year-old religious tradition, the Zarathushti religion is one of the oldest living faiths still practiced globally. While this confers enormous prestige upon its adherents, the antiquity of the Zarathushti religion […]

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Gala Banquet Night Entertainment: XVI NAZC 2012

December 11, 2012

Gala Banquet Night Entertainment: XVI NAZC 2012 from ZAGNY on Vimeo. The Gala Banquet Night was the social highlight of the XVI NAZC 2012. Held on the evening of August 04, 2012 to a packed hall of over 720 Congress attendees and guests.the one hour long program was a melange of talent on display. Everything […]

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Special Edition Newsletter of ZAGNY Covers XVI NAZC 2012

November 22, 2012

This month’s ZAGNY Newsletter is a special XVI NAZC 2012 issue. The issue is put together by Dilshad Marolia, Mrinalini Nair and Arzan Sam Wadia of the Public Relations Committee of XVI NAZC 2012 Special thanks to the regular editors Nina Mistry (Jt. Secretary ZAGNY) and Sheroo Kanga (Secretary ZAGNY) for their advise and support. […]

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The Opening Ceremony and Keynote Address

September 21, 2012

The opening ceremony of the XVIth North American Zarathushti Congress 2012 was held on Thursday August 02, 2012. Commencing at 8:30 AM with the Procession of Priests, it included welcome addresses by the Congress Co-chairs, FEZANA Office Bearers, ZAGNY and IZA Presidents. A Military Roll of Honour, Gujarati Monajats, Iranian traditional songs, the Flag March, […]

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A Military Tribute to Zarthushtis Serving the Armed Forces of US and Canada

August 14, 2012

This Military Tribute to the Zarathushti Men, Women and Spouses who have served and continue to serve in the US and Canadian Armed Forces was part of the Opening Ceremony of the XVI NAZC 2012. This presentation was authored by Maharukh Cama and Shiroy Ranji, Board Members, ZAGNY. A Tribute to the Military Personnel: XVI […]

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Combating Poverty in Our Communities Abroad: Session at XVI NAZC 2012

August 4, 2012

These videos are part of the Session on Combating Poverty in Our Communities Abroda at the XVI North American Zarathusti Congress 2012, hosted by ZAGNY in New York in August 2012.     And  

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Preserving Persian Heritage: Session at the XVI NAZC 2012

August 4, 2012

This video was the introductory segment on the session titled “Persian Religious Sites”. This was presented at the XVI North American Zarathusti Congress 2012, hosted by ZAGNY in New York in August 2012. Persian Religious Sites: Session at XVI NAZC 2012 from ZAGNY on Vimeo. Preserving Persian Heritage: Session at XVI NAZC 2012 from ZAGNY […]

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