Monthly Archives: January 2009

Reference to Zoroastrianism, fire-temples, Persian empire in Michael Woods’ “Story of India” TV documentary on PBS


On Monday, January 5, 2009, some of you may have seen a TV documentary “Story of India” on Public Television stations. In Southern California it was shown on KCET TV channel at 9 p.m. local time.

In it he traces the history of India from pre-historic times – migration of human race from African continent to South India, early religion involving worship of mother-goddess, followed by Aryan invasion from north of India and first settlements in the Indus river valley area known as Harappa and Mohenjodaro (in today’s Pakistan), marking the first known big cities with populations estimated to be over 100,000 people.

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Youth Service Opportunity – Jan. 19, 2009

On behalf of the 9/11 Unity Walk’s Youth Service Initiative, I would like to invite you to join us for a service “Day-On” to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and promote environmental justice. 

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Courtesy : Behram Pastakia