Platinum Jubilee

 1926                      2001

Bai Dhunmai & Cawasji Dadabhai Dar-E-Meher 

 

 

PROGRAM of CELEBRATIONS

 

Saturday, 20 January 2001

Venue: Agiari Hall

09:30

AM

[ Jashan & Hambandagi

10:30

AM

Procession from Agiari to Kothari Hall

Venue: Kothari Hall

11:30

AM

U Invocation by 

       Mrs. Manijeh N. Unvalla

11:40

AM

   Welcome Address by the President

       Mr. Kali D. Cawasji  

11:50

AM

&Felicitations and presentation of shawls

       and   mementos to Chief Guests, Vada

       Dasturjis, VIP's and others 

12:25

PM

U Message and blessings from our 

       Vada Dasturji's 

       * Dasturji Meheri Rana  (Navsari)

       * Dasturji Hormazdir N. Dastur (Pune) 

12:30

PM

U History of the Bai Dhunmai & Cawasji

        Dadabhai Dar-E-Mehr

       Dastur Nadirshah P. Unvalla

12:40

PM

   Lecture : Lt. Gen. Adi Sethna 

        Zoroastrians and the Census 2001

12:55

PM

Address by the Chief Guest
       Mr. Minoo R. Shroff
Trustee BPP

01:20

PM

&   Release of Platinum Jubilee Souvenir 

       by the Chief Guest

01:30

PM

   Lunch 

 

06:15

PM

Lecture : Dr. Ramiar Karanjia 

       Meaning and Message of Kushti Prayers

06:55  

PM

Lecture : Dr. Pervez Bajan 

       Firdose - National Poet of Iran

07:35  

PM

Lecture : Mr. Noshir H. dadravala 

       Why I am proud to be a Zoroastrian 

08:15

PM

N   Vote of Thanks

08:20

PM

  Dinner

 

 

Sunday, 21 January 2001

Venue: Kothari Hall

10:00

AM

U Hym by the Ladies of The Bangalore 

       Zoroastrian Assosation (BZA) 

       Chhaye Hame Zarthosti 

10:10

AM

Lecture : Ervad Peshotan H. Mirza

       Predecessors of Zorastrians before

       Prophet Zarthushtra - A Traditional

       Account

10:50

AM

Lecture : Dr. Pohinton Peer 

        An Historical account of the early 

        Parsee settlers in India

11:30

AM

Lecture : Mr. Khojeste Mistree 

        The Explanation and Power of 

        "Yatha Ahu Vairyo

12:10

AM

Talk : Mr. Rusi Gae 

        Some observations 

12:20

AM

Talk : Mr. Sam Bhacca 

        Some observations 

01:00

PM

N   Vote of Thanks  

01:10

PM

     Lunch 

 

06:30

PM

Entertainment

    Magic Show by Miss Pearl Bhumgara 

08:00

PM

      Dinner